The terms included were glaucoma, glaucoma open angle, primary open angle glaucoma, hazard rate, mortality, and survival.
Etiology Although open-angle glaucomas can have numerous causes (see Table 1: Glaucoma: Open-Angle Glaucoma: Classification Based on Mechanisms of Outflow Obstruction* ),
Optic Nerve Damage In open-angle glaucoma, the angle in your eye where the iris meets the cornea is as wide and open as it should be, but the eye’s drainage canals become
[…] intensive or very loose glycemic control may contribute to the risk of falls in diabetic patients. However, studies on diabetes mellitus and the risk of falls have yielded conflicting results. Our objective was to investigate the effect of diabetes mellitus on the risk of falls in older adults by conducting a systematic[…]
Since both syndromes frequently lead to secondary open-angle glaucoma, it is not feasible to determine with certainty which condition was the cause of secondary open-angle
Among the patients over age 60 who did not have open-angle glaucoma, 1.6% had exfoliation syndrome.
PURPOSE: To evaluate the association of lysyl oxidase like 1 (LOXL1) gene variants in Japanese patients with open-angle glaucoma.
angle glaucoma (POAG), pseudoexfoliation syndrome (PXS) and pseudoexfoliative glaucoma (PXG) and to evaluate a possible imbalance between MMPs and TIMPs in these samples.
[…] and primary open angle glaucoma patients.
To quantify the levels of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase 4 (TIMP4) and its ratios with free metalloproteinases (MMP) in the aqueous humor of patients with primary open
Abstract An analysis of the refractions of patients with primary open angle glaucoma, ocular hypertension (OH), and low-tension glaucoma showed that myopia occurred more frequently
Abstract We studied the prevalence of migraine in low-tension glaucoma (LTG) and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG).
Measured by the pneumatonograph the IOP after 30 minutes in the supine position was highest in normal persons, in patients with primary wide open-angle glaucoma and low-tension
DATA SOURCES: Articles indexed in PubMed, Scopus, and Cochrane Library in the last 10 years using the key words "glaucoma," "open-angle glaucoma," and "'open-angle glaucoma
In some cases, hypothyroidism may contribute to the genesis of open-angle glaucoma.
Two monozygotic twin pairs with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) derived from the Finnish Twin Cohort Study were studied.
DIAGNOSIS Secondary open-angle glaucoma successfully treated with GATT Indications Medically-uncontrolled primary or secondary open-angle glaucoma Can be performed with or
Proliferation of iris stromal melanocytes over the trabecular meshwork may have caused secondary open-angle glaucoma.
METHODS: Retrospective chart review of 12 paediatric patients with JIA associated uveitis and secondary open angle glaucoma.
Open-angle glaucoma accounts for over 90% of all cases.
Primary Open Angle Glaucoma The most common type of Glaucoma is Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG).
This form of glaucoma is rare and differs from open-angle glaucoma in which the intraocular pressure of the eye rises gradually.
Summary of "Glymphatic stasis at the site of the lamina cribrosa as a potential mechanism underlying open-angle glaucoma ."
Lamina cribrosa defects and optic disc morphology in primary open angle glaucoma with high myopia.
Morphologic changes in the lamina cribrosa correlated with neural loss in open-angle glaucoma. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 95 (5), 673-692.
A painful red eye suggests acute angle-closure glaucoma, a medical emergency. Acute angle-closure glaucoma differs from open-angle glaucoma.
Open-angle glaucoma accounts for over 90% of all cases.
These drugs do not, however, affect eye pressure in persons with chronic open-angle glaucoma.
PURPOSE: To determine if trabecular meshwork (TM) height differs between primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) eyes.
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to evaluate differences in iris gene expression profiles between primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) and primary open angle glaucoma (POAG)
PURPOSE: To explore the trends in diagnosed open-angle glaucoma (OAG) and diagnosed angle-closure glaucoma (ACG) in Taiwan during the period of 2001 to 2010.
You can also add a definition of Hydrophthalmos yourself 0 0 Congenital Open-Angle Glaucoma that results from dysgenesis of the angle structures accompanied by increased Intraocular
Clinical Information Abnormally large eyeball Congenital open-angle glaucoma that results from dysgenesis of the angle structures accompanied by increased intraocular pressure
3, C Primary Congenital Glaucoma 3, D Primary Congenital Glaucoma 3, E primary open angle glaucoma Pupillary Membrane, Persistence of residual stage of open angle glaucoma
[…] adenocarcinoma to the iris mimicking Cogan-Reese syndrome. ( 21897284 ) Harvey B.J....Stone D.U. 2012 4 Association of Cogan-Reese syndrome, exfoliation syndrome, and secondary open-angle
Asymmetric primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) Asymmetric pigmentary glaucoma Iridocorneal endothelial (ICE) syndrome Acute angle closure glaucoma Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis
Peripapillary Retinoschisis with Two Isolated Cavities in POAG (Colour, Visual Field, OCT) Pigment-Dispersion Syndrome Postoperative Cases and Surgical Procedures Primary Chronic Open-Angle
Two of the three patients had had an underlying open-angle glaucoma and were on pilocarpine therapy prior to the implantation surgery.
RESULTS: Sixty-eight subjects (33.5%) were PACS, 76 subjects (37.4%) had PAC/PACG, 14 (6.9%) had primary open angle glaucoma, and 45 (22.2%) subjects were normal with open
Abstract Argon laser trabeculoplasty (ALT) was performed on 60 eyes with primary open angle glaucoma and 59 eyes with capsular (pseudoexfoliation) glaucoma.
PURPOSE: To describe the genetic and clinical findings in a large Spanish pedigree with nail-patella syndrome (NPS) and to investigate the expressivity of open angle glaucoma
angle glaucoma, is caused by mutations in the LMX1B gene.
angle glaucoma (OAG) and ocular hypertension (OHT) in the family members.
We document the abrupt development of an extensive choroidal detachment after initiation of dorzolamide therapy in a surgically untreated eye with primary open-angle glaucoma
A 50-year-old black man with uncontrolled open-angle glaucoma developed a flat anterior chamber after cyclocryotherapy.
A 64-year-old patient with open-angle glaucoma was treated with timolol following two unsuccessful filtering procedures.
The success rates for repeated surgeries are comparable with those of initial surgery in patients with primary open angle glaucoma.
It is particularly important to maintain a high index of suspicion as this condition may mimic primary open-angle glaucoma when the iris and corneal features are subtle.
Open-angle glaucoma - Iridocorneal endothelial syndrome Factor Last reviewed for CCPS 18 July 2006.
Childhood (Congential) Open-Angle Glaucoma Angle Closure Glaucoma Primary Open Angle Glaucoma is the 2 nd leading cause of blindness in the US.
Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) is the most common of all types of glaucoma.
open-angle glaucoma .
It is effective in the early stage of rubeosis iridis, even prior to the onset of open-angle glaucoma. Preliminary results are encouraging but only partially successful.
Secondary open angle glaucoma (SOAG): The NVI extend to involve the angle, and are accompanied by fibrosis, blocking the trabecular meshwork and causing ocular hypertension
angle glaucoma, ocular trauma and orbital infections. 1,3–5,7 However, in this particular case the patient was a young healthy individual with no such ailments.
PURPOSE: Both non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION) and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) damage retinal ganglion cell axons, which are perfused by the
angle glaucoma (OAG) with altitudinal hemifield visual field defects.
PURPOSE: To compare the patterns of retinal ganglion cell damage between primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and non-arteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy (NAION).
Ghost cell glaucoma (GCG) was first described in 1976. It is a type of a secondary open angle glaucoma, which occurs following long-standing vitreous hemorrhage.
Viscocanalostomy for open-angle glaucoma in black African patients. J Cataract Refract Surg 1999;25:16-22. 4.
Gismondi et al4 described a case of an intracorneal hematoma after canaloplasty in left eye in a 45 year old male with uncontrolled pigmentary open angle glaucoma.
Conclusion sCD44 may be a protein marker of primary open-angle glaucoma.
Pathological myopes may present with any of the following abnormal signs: Decreased visual acuity An unusually large exophoria Strabismus (typically exotropia) Open-angle
Association between high myopia and progression of visual field loss in primary open-angle glaucoma.
In the same series of 11 patients, 4 had strabismus, 3 eyes developed open angle glaucoma and band keratopathy was present in one patient.
Strabismus or primary open angle glaucoma was noted in some of the patients.
[…] closure glaucoma closer apposition of the iris to the anterior lens capsule increases the tendency; (5) pilocarpine aggravates (4) both in angle closure glaucoma and open
Cellular and plasma fibronectin in the aqueous humor of primary open-angle glaucoma, exfoliative glaucoma and cataract patients.
angle glaucoma and produces a small immobile pupil facilitating pupillary membrane formation (occlusio pupillae).
Results Among the 8 members of this family who were characterized as having ODDD, 2 showed chronic angle-closure glaucoma, and 1 had open-angle glaucoma.
Among the 8 members of this family who were characterized as having ODDD, 2 showed chronic angle-closure glaucoma, and 1 had open-angle glaucoma.
Cataracts may be present as well and a few patients have been reported with open angle glaucoma. Most patients have normal or near normal visual acuity.
Arch Ophthalmol 98 : 2163 –2171, 1980 Grunwald JE, et al: Retinal autoregulation in open-angle glaucoma.
Treatment of open-angle glaucoma -- the most common form of glaucoma -- requires lowering the eye's pressure by increasing the drainage of aqueous humor or decreasing the
Medications can treat open-angle glaucoma, the most common form. They lower eye pressure, speed up drainage, and reduce the amount of liquid your eye makes.
Ten years after he underwent cataract surgery he developed secondary open-angle glaucoma.
Other potential sequelae include pigmentary retinopathy, retinal microangiopathy, and open-angle glaucoma.
In primary open-angle glaucoma, there is too much aqueous being produced or it is not draining properly; in secondary open-angle glaucoma, other factors such as an anatomical
Other research has pointed to vitreous liquefaction as being responsible for approximately 15% to 20% of primary open-angle glaucoma cases. 3,4 As noted above, the vitreous
In open-angle glaucoma, fluid cannot flow effectively through the trabecular meshwork, and this causes an increase in intraocular pressure causing damage to the optic nerve
Angle-closure glaucoma Primary open-angle glaucoma Pigmentary glaucoma Exfoliation syndrome Neurogenic Neurosyphilis Horner syndrome Ischemia Acute angle-closure glaucoma
Essential Iris Atrophy with Open-Angle Glaucoma Essential Iris Atrophy.
Wilson, just so people understand clearly, glaucoma due to ICE is a secondary glaucoma, and is not considered POAG (primary open-angle glaucoma), correct? Dr.
PURPOSE: Topical metipranolol therapy for primary open-angle glaucoma has been associated with anterior granulomatous uveitis in the United Kingdom.
Main Sir, Brimonidine tartrate 0.2% is an α 2 adrenergic receptor agonist used in the treatment of open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension.
We studied granulomatous uveitis reactions to topical metipranolol 0.3% therapy for primary open-angle glaucoma in two patients in the United States.