1. Detecting corneal bulging with swept-source OCT

    Detecting corneal bulging with swept-source OCT

    C orneal ectasia after LASIK ranks in seriousness to endophthalmitis after cataract surgery. While the severity of each problem differs, these continue to be a significant issue when they occur after their relative surgeries. Ectasia continues to mystify, to some extent. Forme fruste keratoconus, numerous LASIK procedures, and even high myopia are just some of the risk factors for the disease, but nothing predicts with 100% accuracy who will get ectasia. Refractive surgery itself has been known to potentially cause forward protrusion of the posterior cornea, suggesting that minor bulging of the eye happens in some cases. Given the wide ...

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