It is well established that there is no safe level of myopia and ocular disease including glaucoma, cataracts, choroidal neovascular membranes and retinal detachment present with myopia. The greater the amount of myopia, the higher the risk. .
Treatment options to prevent myopia progression include corneal reshaping/orthokeratology, pharmacological/atropine therapy, and soft multifocal contact lenses.
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