An autosomal dominant form of low-tension glaucoma.

  title={An autosomal dominant form of low-tension glaucoma.},
  author={Steven R. Bennett and Wallace L. M. Alward and Robert Folberg},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  volume={108 3},
A condition causing glaucomatous optic atrophy and visual field loss at normal or borderline intraocular pressure affected eight members of a family of consecutive generations. The disease was detectable in early adulthood and progressed slowly throughout life. The pattern of inheritance is autosomal dominant. One affected individual died of a myocardial infarction, and his eyes were obtained post mortem. Light and electron microscopic examination demonstrated glaucomatous optic atrophy with… CONTINUE READING


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