Anterior segment optical coherence tomography of intrastromal corneal cysts

  • Deepmala Mazumdar Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai
  • Barsha Lal
  • Rashima Asokan Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai
Keywords: anterior segment, AS-OCT, intracorneal cyst


We report a case of six-year-old boy who presented with a progressive intracorneal cyst in the left eye. Anterior segment optical coherence tomography (AS-OCT) was performed, and it showed the location of the cyst in the corneal stroma. Its dimension was measured to be 7.09 Å~ 2.12 mm. The cyst aspiration was successfully done. AS-OCT helped in the management and follow-up of the condition.


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How to Cite
Mazumdar, D., Lal, B., & Asokan, R. (2020). Anterior segment optical coherence tomography of intrastromal corneal cysts. Asian Journal of Ophthalmology, 17(1), 41-44.
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