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J F Salmon, S A Swanevelder, M A Donald
The measurement of eyes with primary angle-closure glaucoma has been comprehensively documented in people of European ethnic origin. In comparison, few biometric studies have examined the relationship of one intraocular structure to another in people of Oriental or African ethnic background with primary angle-closure glaucoma. To determine the ocular characteristics of people with this ethnic background suffering from chronic angleclosure glacoma, both eyes of 46 patients with chronic angle-closure glaucoma were measured by contact A-scan ultrasonography, and the measurements were compared with those found in two groups of 23 matched normals...
1994: Journal of Glaucoma
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1960: Trudy Leningradskogo Sanitarno-gigienicheskogo Meditsinskogo Instituta
Y Liu, H Li, J Chen
PURPOSE: To investigate the therapeutic effect of aqueous humor shunt implants with amniotic membrane transplantation on intractable glaucoma. METHODS: Glaucoma was induced in rabbits by the injection of alpha-chymotrypsin into the posterior chamber of the eyes. The rabbits were divided into four groups. Group A: control group, Group B: single shunt tube group, Group C: shunt tube with amniotic membrane transplantation group, Group D: shunt tube with amniotic supporter and amniotic membrane transplantation group...
June 2000: Yan Ke Xue Bao, Eye Science
B Chilova-Atanassova, B Hristov, S Hristeva, A Andreev, M Dzheneva, G Gyuleva, D Petkova, E Georgieva, A Balian, M Konareva
Between 1982 and 1991, inclusive, a total of 13718 patients were treated in the Department of Eye Diseases in Plovdiv University of Medicine. Cataract patients formed the most numerous group (19.71%), followed by those with diseases of the retina (9.53%), glaucoma (7.95%), uveitis (4.9%), diseases of the cornea (3.86%), malignant tumors of the eyelids and the eyeball (2.29%) and diseases of the optic nerve (1.54%). Of these 13718 patients, 1727 (12.58%) had monocular and binocular vision below 0.08. The patients with visual acuity from 0 to 0...
1994: Folia Medica
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