A case-control comparison of the clinical characteristics of glaucoma and ocular hypertensive patients with and without the myocilin Gln368Stop mutation.

Abstract

PURPOSE To determine whether primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and ocular hypertensive (OHT) patients who harbor the myocilin Gln368Stop mutation differ in phenotype or clinical course from patients without the mutation. DESIGN Case-control study. METHODS A retrospective case-control study compared all known POAG patients (n = 18) and OHT patients (n… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Graul2002ACC, title={A case-control comparison of the clinical characteristics of glaucoma and ocular hypertensive patients with and without the myocilin Gln368Stop mutation.}, author={Thomas A Graul and Young H. Kwon and Miriam Bridget Zimmerman and Chang-sik Kim and Val C. Sheffield and Edwin M. Stone and Wallace L. M. Alward}, journal={American journal of ophthalmology}, year={2002}, volume={134 6}, pages={884-90} }