peripapillary

peripapillary

 [per″ĭ-pap´ĭ-ler″e]
around the optic papilla.

per·i·pap·il·lar·y

(per'i-pap'i-lār'ē),
Surrounding a papilla.

peripapillary

/peri·pap·il·lary/ (per″ĭ-pap´ĭ-lar″e) around the optic papilla.

peripapillary 

Pertaining to the area surrounding the optic nerve head.

peripapillary

around a papilla, such as the optic papilla.

peripapillary conus
small hyper-reflective zone of the canine retina immediately adjacent to the optic disk.
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The second one was the "optic disc cube protocol" in which the peripapillary retinal nerve fiber thickness was measured in each of four (superior, inferior, nasal, temporal) quadrants.
38 It is possible that other types of testing, such as measuring contrast sensitivity, OCT of the peripapillary RNFL, VEPs or MRI of the optic nerve could better discriminate between patients likely and unlikely to have permanent deficits in visual function after ON.
Short-term follow-up studies after acute ON demonstrate an acute decrement of the peripapillary RNFLt that plateaus by 3 to 6 months [10].
Solitary peripapillary hemangioblastoma: a histopathological case report.
Radcliffe added, "Subtle features that might escape detection on side by side review of photographs, such as faint disc hemorrhages or peripapillary atrophy progression, can be spotted easily and in a matter of seconds.
this month about a new treatment for peripapillary subretinal neovascularization, a type of age related mascular degeneration.
Pamidronate, a nitrogen-containing bisphosphonate, has been linked to several types of ocular inflammation, such as anterior uveitis, scleritis, episcleritis, and nonspecific conjunctivitis, and even more rarely, optic neuropathy, peripapillary atrophy, cataracts, and corneal opacities.
Opthalmologic examination showed bilateral colloid bodies and peripapillary atrophy with angioid streaks.
Additionally, to meet the needs of advanced care, the CIRRUS HD-OCT 5000 is configured with the highest resolution visualization capabilities and sophisticated applications, such as Advanced RPE Analysis to track retinal pigment epithelial integrity, and Ganglion Cell Analysis to assess glaucomatous loss in the macula that may not be evident in the peripapillary region.
A study conducted in 2013 measured peripapillary retinal nerve fibre layer (RNFL) thickness with OCT and found a mean RNFL thickness of 114.
16) The development of very high myopia and amblyopia is a common finding in eyes with peripapillary myelinated nerve fibres.