Trantas, Alexios

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Alexios, Greek ophthalmologist, 1867-1960.
Horner-Trantas dots - see under Horner, Johann Friedrich
Trantas dots - pale, grayish red, uneven nodules of gelatinous aspect at the limbal conjunctiva in vernal conjunctivitis.
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Gonioscopy was first developed in 1898 by Alexios Trantas, a Greek ophthalmologist who discovered that he could see the ACA with a direct ophthalmoscope while indenting the sclera with his finger.