Acta Scientific Ophthalmology (ISSN: 2582-3191)

Research Article Volume 5 Issue 7

Co-relation Between Myopia and Age, Sex, Axial Length, Pachymetry and Anterior Chamber Depth in Young Adults

Prabhav Bansal1*, Shatakshi Jindal2, Brig Sagarika Patyal1, Col Anirudh Singh1, Ashutosh Gupta1, Kapil Shahare1 and Deepak Kumar Deepak3

1Department of Ophthalmology, Indian Navy, India
2Department of Transfusion Medicine, ABVIMS and Dr RML Hospital, Delhi, India
3Department of Ophthalmology, Indian Air Force, India

*Corresponding Author: Prabhav Bansal, Department of Ophthalmology, Indian Navy, India.

Received: NMay 23, 2022; Published: June 08, 2022


To find the correlation between myopia and age, sex, axial length, pachymetry and anterior chamber depth in young adults.

Keywords: Myopia; Axial Length; Pachymetry


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Citation: Prabhav Bansal., et al. “Co-relation Between Myopia and Age, Sex, Axial Length, Pachymetry and Anterior Chamber Depth in Young Adults".Acta Scientific Ophthalmology 5.7 (2022): 18-23.


Copyright: © 2022 Prabhav Bansal., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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