What is it about?

Its a revised classification of Prepapillary Vascular loops. Vascular loops are uncommon but significant Ophthalmological findings.

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Why is it important?

Vascular loops have been known for centuries. However, there didn't exist a classification scheme for documenting these. Our group has proposed a classification scheme for Vascular loops of optic disc.


Writing this article was a great pleasure as it has co-authors with whom I have had long standing collaborations. This article also lead to rare disease groups contacting me and ultimately to a greater involvement in rare disease research.

Hashim Ali Khan

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This page is a summary of: Prepapillary vascular loop-a new classification, Eye, April 2020, Springer Science + Business Media,
DOI: 10.1038/s41433-020-0859-3.
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