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Circumscribed posterior keratoconus: case report.

Authors
  • Lonsberry, B B
  • Boyce, P
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of the American Optometric Association
Publication Date
Dec 01, 1999
Volume
70
Issue
12
Pages
773–776
Identifiers
PMID: 10676075
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Posterior keratoconus generally has a minimal effect on visual performance and requires no specific treatment. In cases in which visual defect is severe and is attributable to the posterior keratoconus--and not other ocular conditions, such as cataracts--penetrating keratoplasty should be considered.

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