Table 6

Mean axial length, anterior chamber depth, lens thickness, and vitreous chamber depth reported in population-based studies compared to findings of the present study
Author Age (Year) Place AL (mm) ACD (mm) LT (mm) VCD (mm)
Wong[7] 40 to 81 Singapore 23.23 2.90 4.75 15.58
Wickremasinghe[4] 40-49 Mongolia 23.2 3.0 4.2 16.0
Wickremasinghe[4] 50-59 Mongolia 23.2 2.8 4.4 16.0
Wickremasinghe[4] 60-69 Mongolia 23.3 2.7 4.5 16.0
Wickremasinghe[4] >70 Mongolia 23.3 2.6 4.6 16.0
Warrier[6] 40-49 Myanmar 22.75 3.03 4.31 15.41
Warrier[6] 50-59 Myanmar 22.74 2.84 4.51 15.39
Warrier[6] 60-69 Myanmar 22.75 2.76 4.59 15.40
Warrier[6] >70 Myanmar 22.73 2.69 4.63 15.41
Warrier[6] 40+ Myanmar 22.76 2.82 4.51 15.43
Shufelt[19] 40+ United State 23.38 3.41 4.38 15.04
Fotedar[14] 59-64 Australia 23.60 3.20 - -
Fotedar[14] 65-74 Australia 23.44 3.13 - -
Fotedar[14] 75-84 Australia 23.39 3.05 - -
Fotedar[14] 85+ Australia 23.23 2.89 - -
Jivrajka[20] 29-95 United State 23.46 2.96 4.93 -
He[8] 50–59 China 23.08 2.79 4.26 -
He[8] 60–69 China 23.14 2.65 4.47 -
He[8] 70–79 China 23.08 2.60 4.64 -
He[8] 80–93 China 23.11 2.57 4.65 -
He[8] All age China 23.11 2.67 4.44 -
Velez-Montoya[21] 54.71 ± 22.33 Mexico 23.33 3.25 4.52 -
This study 40-64 Iran 23.14 2.62 4.28 15.72

AL = Axial length.

ACD = Anterior chamber depth.

LT = Lens thickness.

VCD = Vitreous chamber depth.

Hashemi et al.

Hashemi et al. BMC Ophthalmology 2012 12:50   doi:10.1186/1471-2415-12-50

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