Corneal endothelial status in the subtypes of primary angle closure glaucoma.

  title={Corneal endothelial status in the subtypes of primary angle closure glaucoma.},
  author={Ramanjit Sihota and Nevratti C Lakshmaiah and Jawahar S Titiyal and Tanuj Dada and Harish Chandra Agarwal},
  journal={Clinical & experimental ophthalmology},
  volume={31 6},
PURPOSE To study the corneal endothelium and pachymetry in eyes with different subtypes of primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG), as compared to controls. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted on 30 consecutive patients in each subtype of PACG, subacute, acute and chronic, and 30 age and refraction matched controls. The parameters recorded included gonioscopy, optic disc evaluation, applanation tonometry, specular microscopy and central ultrasonic pachymetry. RESULTS The mean… CONTINUE READING


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