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ALLMedicine™ Acute Angle-closure Glaucoma Center

Research & Reviews  48 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...

Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma in Emergency Medicine

May 3rd, 2021 - Background Glaucoma refers to a range of ocular diseases that ultimately result in increased intraocular pressure (IOP) and decreased visual acuity. Acute angle-closure glaucoma (AACG) is an ocular emergency and is differentiated by its acute pres...

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Drugs  83 results see all →

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Effect of Lutein-enriched-egg Beverage on Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Nov 6th, 2013 - Rationale: In our pilot study (MEC 07-1-127) we saw an increase in both plasma as macular levels of lutein and zeaxanthin. Current believe is that this increase might help against the further deterioration of the retina seen in age-related macular...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →