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The Nepalese Journal of Ophthalmology (ISSN 2072-6805, E-ISSN 2091-0320) was launched in January 2009. It is a free-access bi-annual peer-reviewed academic journal of the Nepal Ophthalmic Society and has been indexed for medline. This journal aims to provide an additional opportunity of sharing knowledge and experience amongst the ophthalmic professionals as well as to help disseminate findings of research achievements in the ophthalmic field at home and abroad. The society and the editorial board do not take any responsibility for any expressions published in the journal. These expressions are solely ascribed to the authors.

Original articles, short communications, case reports/brief communications and review articles of merit from contributors all over the world are accepted for publication after anonymous peer-review.

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Risk factors for pterygium in the high-altitude communities
Sim Sai Tin(1)*, Viroj Wiwanitkti(2)
(1)Medical Center, Shantou, China (2)Visiting Professor, Hainan Medical University, China

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Ocular cysticercosis: diagnosis and treatment
Ananda K Sharma*,
Associate Professor Department of Ophthalmology, Institute of Medicine B. P. Koirala Lionís Centre for Ophthalmic Studies Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal E-mail:

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Comparative evaluation of time domain and spectral domain optical coherence tomography in retinal nerve fiber layer thickness measurements
Dewang Angmo (1)*, Shibal Bhartiya(1), Sanjay K Mishra(2) Reetika Sharma(1) Amar Poojari(1) Tanuj Dada(1)
(1)Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (2) R & R, Army Hospital, New Delhi 110029

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