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A Method: Fornix Depth Measurement in Ophthalmic Socket


  • Raj Kumar, Kavita Bhatnagar, Naveen Meena and Himanshu Tripathi, National Institute of Medical Sciences, Jaipur, Rajasthan-302001, India
  • Ashok Kumar Khurana, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak-124001, India


Fornix depth measurement, Symblepharon, Ophthalmic eye/socket, Contrast (Radiopaque tropical dye) eye drop, Radiographic image


Several methods have been publicized to measure the fornix depth but the error in the measurement makes them inconvenient for the correct diagnosis of fornix depth in the eye. In view of the cruelty of disease the precise method is needed to correctly evaluate the fornix depth measurement. In this report, a novel approach is being addressed, to solve the depth measuring issue with the logical experimental design. The explanation with the proposed hypothesis is described here with the relevant scientific approach, the emphasis of certain advantages of the present invention over the conventional measurement approaches…



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