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Ectopia of the Physiological Blind Spot

  • Ning Fan
  • Xuyang Liu
  • Jiantao Wang
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Part of the Advances in Visual Science and Eye Diseases book series (AVSED, volume 2)

Abstract

Blind spot ectopia is actually macular ectopia, which is a result of retinal dysplasia. A case of blind spot ectopia caused by retinal dysplasia is described in this section.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ning Fan
    • 1
  • Xuyang Liu
    • 2
    • 1
  • Jiantao Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Shenzhen Eye Hospital, Shenzhen UniversityShenzhenChina
  2. 2.Xiamen Eye Center of Xiamen UniversityXiamenChina

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