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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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Ocular manifestations of childhood acute leukemia in a a tertiary-level eye centre of Kathmandu, Nepal
Deepak Khadka(1)*, Ananda K Sharma(2), Jeevan K Shrestha(2), Gauri S Shrestha(2), Pun N Shrestha(3) Suresh R Pant(1) Bidya P Pant(1)
(1)Geta Eye Hospital, Dhangadhi, Kailali, (2)Institute of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies, (3)Kanti Children Hospital, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal Abstract

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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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Bilateral corneal perforation following the use of traditional herbal medicine treated with conjunctival flap
Varanisese Naviri*,
Roger Dethlefs Pacific Eye Institute, Suva, Fiji

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