pseudoexfoliative glaucoma

pseudoexfoliative glau·co·ma

glaucoma occurring in association with widespread deposition of cellular organelles on the lens capsule, ocular blood vessels, iris, and ciliary body.
See also: pseudoexfoliation of lens capsule.

pseu·do·ex·fo·li·a·tive glau·co·ma

(sū'dō-eks-fō'lē-ă'tiv glaw-kō'mă)
Condition occurring in association with widespread deposition of cellular organelles on the lens capsule, ocular blood vessels, iris, and ciliary body.
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Thus, it can indicate the risk for the development of glaucoma in PXS and act as a predictor for glaucoma and can help us to make the patient to undergo close followup visits, to diagnose early and treat pseudoexfoliative glaucoma better and prevent further damage to optic nerve head.
These rings disappear following cataract surgery and the condition is termed Pseudoexfoliation syndrome, which can result in pseudoexfoliative glaucoma (PXG).
Pseudoexfoliation material accumulates into canals providing drainage of aqueous humor fluid and results in raised intraocular pressure and pseudoexfoliative glaucoma (PEG).
Evaluation of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness and choroidal thickness in pseudoexfoliative glaucoma and pseudoexfoliation syndrome.
Voids in post-SLT micrographs were present in half of pseudoexfoliative glaucoma patients and in all POAG patients.
reported that greater anterior chamber deepening after cataract surgery in eyes with pseudoexfoliative glaucoma than in eyes with open-angle glaucoma without Pseudoexfoliation syndrome.
PONl: HDL-linked paraoxonase l; NTG: Normal-tension glaucoma; PEXG: Pseudoexfoliative glaucoma
Serum Homocysteine Levels in Pseudoexfoliative Glaucoma and Primary Open Angle Glaucoma.
Pseudoexfoliative Glaucoma (PEG) occurs when pseudoexfoliation material blocks the canals responsible for the drainage of aqueous humor, increasing intraocular tension.
Evaluation of Pentacam-Scheimpflug imaging of anterior segment parameters in patients with pseudoexfoliation syndrome and pseudoexfoliative glaucoma.
Various studies have demonstrated that the clinical course in pseudoexfoliative glaucoma is likely to be more serious as compared with primary open angle glaucoma.
Combined clear cornea phacoemulsification and trabecular aspiration in the treatment of pseudoexfoliative glaucoma associated with cataract.