compound myopic astigmatism

com·pound my·o·pic a·stig·ma·tism

astigmatism in which all meridians are myopic but to different degrees.

com·pound my·op·ic a·stig·ma·tism

(kom'pownd mī-op'ik ă-stig'mă-tizm)
Astigmatism in which all meridians are myopic but to different degrees.
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Cases with astigmatism were classified according to their SE (Table-I and II) and the commonest type was found to be the compound myopic astigmatism.
The inclusion criteria were as follows: age over 18 years, primary myopia or compound myopic astigmatism, preoperative manifest refraction spherical equivalent (MRSE) within the range of-1.50 to -7 D, a stable refraction for at least 1 year before the surgery, contact lens discontinuation for at least 3 weeks, and an estimated stromal corneal bed thickness of >330 [micro]m at the thinnest location.
Both of procedures are predictable, effective, and safe for correction of myopia and compound myopic astigmatism.
Manche, "Laser in situ keratomileusis for myopia and compound myopic astigmatism using the Technolas 217 scanning-spot laser," Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, vol.
Of the 105 children, with RE in the urban area, 8.66% had myopia, 1% had hypermetropia, 3.5% had simple myopic astigmatism, 0.06% had simple hypermetropic astigmatism, 3.03% had compound myopic astigmatism, and 0.33% had compound hypermetropic astigmatism.
The most common type of astigmatism was simple hypermetropic astigmatism (16%), simple myopic astigmatism (14.5%), compound myopic astigmatism (6.5%), compound hypermetropic astigmatism (3%) and mixed astigmatism (1%) [Table 6].
Patients were divided into 2 groups: group 1 (control group) consisted of 30 patients (60 eyes) who used SCL for the correction of myopia and compound myopic astigmatism, group 2 (study group) included 30 patients (60 eyes) with the same diagnosis who also used SCL as well as "Slezol Forte" eye drops with a view of DES prevention 2 times a day 15 minutes before putting on the SCL.
A 39-year-old woman underwent successful Wavelight femtosecond LASIK in each eye for treatment of compound myopic astigmatism in both eyes.
The patient's spherical power must be in the range from -0.50 DS to -8.00 DS; for patients having compound myopic astigmatism, the cylindrical power must be in the range from -0.25 DC to -5.00 DC with a bestcorrected visual acuity (BCVA) of 20/25 or better.
Wavefront- guided LASIK with the Zyoptix 3.1 system for the correction of myopia and compound myopic astigmatism with 1-year follow-up: clinical outcome and change in higher order aberrations.
(4.) Kohnen T, Buhren J Wavefront-guided LASIK with the Zyoptix 3.1 system for the correction of myopia and compound myopic astigmatism with 1-year follow-up: clinical outcome and change in higher order aberrations.
Brenner, "Corneal higher-order aberrations and higher-order Strehl ratio after aberration-free ablation profile to treat compound myopic astigmatism," Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, vol.