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ALLMedicine™ Acute Angle-closure Glaucoma Center

Research & Reviews  49 results

Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma

Nov 19th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Overview Background Variable and sometimes conflicting terminology was used to describe different forms of angle-closure glaucoma before the advent of indentation gonioscopy and laser iridotomy, when the mechanisms of angle-clo...

Multimodal imaging of indapamide-induced bilateral choroidal effusion: a case report.
BMC Ophthalmology; Takahashi S, Usui S et. al.

Nov 6th, 2021 - Indapamide, a sulfonamide diuretic used to treat hypertension, has been reported to have ocular side effects of acute angle-closure glaucoma, transient myopia and choroidal effusion whose immediate etiology is uncertain. This report aims to clarif...

Needle decompression of the eye! Emergent management of a vision threatening surgical c...
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Norling K, Lange K et. al.

Aug 14th, 2021 - Acute angle-closure glaucoma (AACG) is a medical emergency that can cause permanent visual deficits without prompt recognition. From 2006 to 2011, nearly 12 million visits to emergency departments (ED) in the United States were ophthalmologic in n...

A system review and meta-analysis of the treatment of acute angle-closure glaucoma unde...
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Chen G, Chen P et. al.

Jun 11th, 2021 - A meta-analysis was conducted to investigate the value of treatment-related indicators of acute angle-closure glaucoma (AACG) based on optical coherence tomography (OCT) to evaluate the curative effect. Articles on the treatment of AACG in clinica...

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Drugs  83 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Comparison of Anterior Chamber Paracentesis and Conventional Mannitol Infusion in Patients With Primary Acute Angle-closure Glaucoma

Dec 24th, 2010 - The investigators demonstrated that ACP could be first considered in patients with initial IOP between 45 to 60 mmHg because it provided better visual outcome than Mannitol infusion through the rapid stabilization of the anterior segment, which wa...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →