Oxidative stress in primary open-angle glaucoma.

  title={Oxidative stress in primary open-angle glaucoma.},
  author={Vicente Zan{\'o}n-Moreno and Pilar Marco-Ventura and Antonio Lle{\'o}-P{\'e}rez and Sheila Pons-V{\'a}zquez and J Garc{\'i}a-Medina and Ignacio Vinuesa-Silva and Maria A. Moreno-Nadal and Maria Dolores Pinazo-Duran},
  journal={Journal of glaucoma},
  volume={17 4},
PURPOSE To analyze oxidative stress in primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG). MATERIAL AND METHODS A case-control study including 90 eyes of 90 patients who needed antiglaucomatous surgery in the course of POAG (glaucoma group, n=50) and from patients who were operated of nonpathologic cataracts (cataract group, n=40). Free radical formation via lipid peroxidation by malondialdehyde-thiobarbituric acid reactive substances (MDA-TBARS) test and total antioxidant status in the aqueous humor samples… CONTINUE READING


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