About the Authors

Takashi Araki

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Writing – original draft

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan, JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan

Hiroto Ishikawa

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Validation

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan, JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan

Chiharu Iwahashi

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology, Sumitomo Hospital, Osaka, Japan

Masanori Niki

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology, Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan

Yoshinori Mitamura

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology, Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan

Masahiko Sugimoto

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan

Mineo Kondo

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan

Takamasa Kinoshita

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Ophthalmology, Sapporo City General Hospital, Hokkaido, Japan

Tomo Nishi

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Ophthalmology, Nara Medical University, Nara, Japan

Tetsuo Ueda

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Ophthalmology, Nara Medical University, Nara, Japan

Aki Kato

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Aichi, Japan

Tsutomu Yasukawa

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Aichi, Japan

Yoshihiro Takamura

Roles Data curation

Affiliations JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan, Department of Ophthalmology, Fukui University, Fukui, Japan

Fumi Gomi

Roles Conceptualization, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

gomi.fumi@gmail.com

Affiliations Department of Ophthalmology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan, JCREST (Japan Clinical Retina Study) group, Kagoshima, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.