Fluorescein angiographic characteristics of the optic disc in ischemic and glaucomatous optic neuropathy.

@article{Arnold1995FluoresceinAC,
  title={Fluorescein angiographic characteristics of the optic disc in ischemic and glaucomatous optic neuropathy.},
  author={A. C. Arnold},
  journal={Current opinion in ophthalmology},
  year={1995},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={30-5}
}
  • A. C. Arnold
  • Published 1995 in Current opinion in ophthalmology
Fluorescein angiography has been utilized to study the microvascular supply of the prelaminar optic disc and the peripapillary choroid. Observation of hypofluorescence of these structures both in patients with anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (AION) and with chronic open-angle glaucoma (COAG) has led to speculation as to the pathogenetic mechanism in each… CONTINUE READING