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Peripheral retinal degenerations in myopic eye X LASIK

The purpose of this paper is to present the most frequent peripheral retinal degenerations in myopic eyes and discuss those degenerations which are a great risk for the retina and to point out the features associated with retinal detachment, its relation to LASIK and the indication for prophylactic treatment.

Retinal degeneration; Myopia; Keratomileusis, laser in situ

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