Contact wide-field specular microscopy was performed on 27 monkeys of known ages. The induction of posterior corneal rings as a result of applanation pressure appeared to be age-dependent. There was a total absence of these folds in animals under two years of age, and they usually occurred only in animals older than four years of age.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1983|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Sensory Systems
- Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience