The spectrum of primary open angle glaucoma. I: Senile sclerotic glaucoma versus high tension glaucoma.

@article{Geijssen1987TheSO,
  title={The spectrum of primary open angle glaucoma. I: Senile sclerotic glaucoma versus high tension glaucoma.},
  author={H. Caroline Geijssen and Erik Louis Greve},
  journal={Ophthalmic surgery},
  year={1987},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={207-13}
}
This paper describes two subgroups of primary open angle glaucoma: senile sclerotic glaucoma in the elderly with relatively low intraocular pressures, normal chamber angles, senile excavation, peripapillary atrophy and choroidal sclerosis; high tension glaucoma in the younger age-group with high intraocular pressures, signs of mesodermal dysgenesis in the chamber angle, deep and steep excavation, little peripapillary atrophy and no choroidal sclerosis. The description of senile sclerotic… CONTINUE READING

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