Corectopia

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An eye with an off-centered pupil.

Corectopia is the displacement of the eye's pupil from its normal, central position.[1] It may be associated with high myopia or ectopia lentis.[2] Medical or surgical intervention may be indicated for the treatment of corectopia.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cassin, B. and Solomon, S. Dictionary of Eye Terminology. Gainesville, Florida: Triad Publishing Company, 1990.
  2. ^ Milea D, Burillon C. "Excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy in myopic eyes with corectopia." J Cataract Refract Surg. 1999 May;25(5):709-11. PMID 10330650.
  3. ^ Atkinson CS, Brodsky MC, Hiles DA, Simon JW. "Idiopathic tractional corectopia." J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 1994 Nov-Dec;31(6):387-90. PMID 7714703.

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