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MyoRing for Central and Noncentral Keratoconus

Albert Daxer

Citation Information : Daxer A. MyoRing for Central and Noncentral Keratoconus. Int J Kerat Ect Cor Dis 2012; 1 (2):117-119.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10025-1021

Published Online: 01-08-2014

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2012; The Author(s).



To demonstrate treatment options for keratoconus using MyoRing intracorneal implant in central and noncentral cones.

Materials and methods

Five eyes with central and noncentral cones were compared in a retrospective study.


In central cones the maximum of the flattening effect is in the corneal center while in noncentral cones the maximum of the flattening is in area of the cone.


No matter where the cone location is the implantation of MyoRing intracorneal implants always results in a regularization of the central cornea.

How to cite this article

Daxer A. MyoRing for Central and Noncentral Keratoconus. Int J Kerat Ect Cor Dis 2012;1(2):117-119.

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