School of Medicine


Teaching in the Department of Ophthalmology - MBChB Year V

Paediatric Ophthalmology

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Paediatric Ophthalmology 8

8. This is the picture of the left optic disc and macula in a 4 year old child that was born prematurely and required supplemental oxygen. The vision in this eye is 3/60.

On which side of the disc is the fovea in this picture (Left eye!)?

Describe the abnormality which explains the poor vision.