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dc.titlePrevalence and characteristics of choroidal nevi: The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
dc.contributor.authorGreenstein, M.B.
dc.contributor.authorMyers, C.E.
dc.contributor.authorMeuer, S.M.
dc.contributor.authorKlein, B.E.K.
dc.contributor.authorCotch, M.F.
dc.contributor.authorWong, T.Y.
dc.contributor.authorKlein, R.
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-26T07:47:06Z
dc.date.available2014-11-26T07:47:06Z
dc.date.issued2011-12
dc.identifier.citationGreenstein, M.B., Myers, C.E., Meuer, S.M., Klein, B.E.K., Cotch, M.F., Wong, T.Y., Klein, R. (2011-12). Prevalence and characteristics of choroidal nevi: The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Ophthalmology 118 (12) : 2468-2473. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2011.05.007
dc.identifier.issn01616420
dc.identifier.urihttp://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/109537
dc.description.abstractObjective: To describe the prevalence of choroidal nevi in 4 racial or ethnic groups (white, black, Hispanic, and Chinese) in the United States. Design: Cross-sectional study. Participants: Participants of the second examination of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA), involving 6176 persons 44 to 84 years of age without clinical cardiovascular disease at baseline selected from 6 United States communities. Methods: Fundus images were taken using a 45° digital camera through dark-adapted pupils and were graded for choroidal nevi using the modified Wisconsin Age-Related Maculopathy Grading System and the Blue Mountains Eye Study protocol. Main Outcome Measures: Choroidal nevi. Results: The overall prevalence of choroidal nevi in the whole cohort was 2.1%, with prevalences higher in whites (4.1%) than blacks (0.7%), Hispanics (1.2%), and Chinese (0.4%; P
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dc.sourceScopus
dc.typeArticle
dc.contributor.departmentOPHTHALMOLOGY
dc.description.doi10.1016/j.ophtha.2011.05.007
dc.description.sourcetitleOphthalmology
dc.description.volume118
dc.description.issue12
dc.description.page2468-2473
dc.description.codenOPHTD
dc.identifier.isiut000298138000024
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