Choroidal expansion during the water drinking test

  title={Choroidal expansion during the water drinking test},
  author={Carlos Gustavo Vasconcelos De Moraes and Alexandre Soares Castro Reis and Adhele Furlani de S{\'a} Cavalcante and Milena Eimi Sano and Remo Susanna},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
To evaluate the correlation between intraocular pressure (IOP) rise, ocular pulse amplitude (OPA), and choroidal thickness (ChT) during the water drinking test (WDT). Primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) patients were submitted to the WDT followed by serial IOP measurements using dynamic contour tonometry (DCT), Goldman tonometry (GAT), and ChT measurements using ultrasonographic A and B-scan (USG). A control group not submitted to the test was also evaluated using DCT, GAT, and USG. Intraclass… CONTINUE READING


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