[Ocular microangiopathy syndrome in patients with AIDS is associated with increased plasma levels of the vasoconstrictor endothelin-1].

@article{Geier1995OcularMS,
  title={[Ocular microangiopathy syndrome in patients with AIDS is associated with increased plasma levels of the vasoconstrictor endothelin-1].},
  author={Silvio Geier and Boris Rolinski and I. Sadri and U. Kronawitter and Johannes Richard Bogner and Volker Klauss and Frank D Goebel},
  journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde},
  year={1995},
  volume={207 6},
  pages={353-60}
}
OBJECTIVE Ocular microangiopathic syndrome is the most frequent ophthalmic finding in patients suffering from the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Ocular microvascular changes including cotton-wool spots are closely associated with neuroretinal and cognitive deficits in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1). Endothelin-1 is a recently identified cytokine with potent vasoconstrictor activity which is associated with various diseases involving vascular… CONTINUE READING