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aqueous

 [a´kwe-us]
watery; prepared with water.
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a·que·ous

(ak'wē-ŭs, ā'kwē-ŭs),
Watery; of, like, or containing water.
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a·que·ous

(ā'kwē-ŭs)
Watery; of, like, or containing water.
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a·que·ous

(ā'kwē-ŭs)
Watery; of, like, or containing water.
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Assuming that aqueous misdirection was involved in the pathogenesis of the ocular hypertension seen in this bird, it is interesting to consider potential causes for this apparently transient change.
Although a definitive diagnosis of aqueous misdirection was not made in this owl, a shallow anterior chamber due to anterior displacement of the lens-iris diaphragm, as well as a rapid correction of ocular hypertension and anterior chamber depth in response to mannitol and dorzolamide were highly supportive of this diagnosis.
Traverso, "Aqueous misdirection and flat chamber after posterior chamber implants with and without trabeculectomy," Archives of Ophthalmology, vol.