Myelinated nerve fiber layer

Sally S. Ong, Mays El-Dairi

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Myelinated nerve fiber layer is a developmental anomaly that results from an abnormal extension of myelination anterior to the lamina cribrosa of the sclera. In this chapter, we discuss the clinical features, OCT features, ancillary testing, and treatment of children with myelinated nerve fiber layer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Pediatric Retinal OCT and the Eye-Brain Connection
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9780323609845
ISBN (Print)9780323609852
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019


  • Amblyopia
  • Myelin
  • Myelinated nerve fiber layer
  • Myopia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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