Purpose: To evaluate the ocular surface parameters in pseudoexfoliative (PEX) patients with conjunctivochalasis (CCh).
Key Words: Pseudoexfoliation syndrome, conjunctivochalasis, ocular surface
7) Dysregulated expression of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and their inhibitors (TIMPs) have been implicated in many disease processes accompanied by abnormal matrix production, such as proliferative vitreoretinopathy, (8) secondary cataract formation, (9) the pathogenesis of pterygia (10,11) and conjunctivochalasis (CCh).
Over-expression of MMP-1 and MMP-3 by cultured conjunctivochalasis fibroblasts.
Regulation of Collagenase, Stromelysin, and gelatinase B in human conjunctival and conjunctivochalasis fibroblasts by interleukin-1 beta and tumor necrosis factor-alpha.
Changes of conjunctivochalasis with age in a hospital-based study.
Assessing the severity of conjunctivochalasis in a senile population: a community-based epidemiology study in Shanghai, China.