Intraocular pressure in nonglaucomatous eyes with pseudoexfoliation syndrome after cataract surgery.

@article{Wirbelauer1998IntraocularPI,
  title={Intraocular pressure in nonglaucomatous eyes with pseudoexfoliation syndrome after cataract surgery.},
  author={Christopher Wirbelauer and N. S. Anders and D T Pham and Josef Wollensak and H. Laqua},
  journal={Ophthalmic surgery and lasers},
  year={1998},
  volume={29 6},
  pages={466-71}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE To investigate the course of the intraocular pressure (IOP) in nonglaucomatous patients with pseudoexfoliation (PSX) syndrome after cataract surgery. PATIENTS AND METHODS In a prospective age-matched controlled clinical study, 23 consecutive patients with PSX were studied and compared with a control group of 23 patients. The IOP was measured by applanation tonometry preoperatively, and postoperatively on day 1, after 4 weeks, and after 6 months. All patients were… CONTINUE READING