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Trabecular meshwork in pseudoexfoliation syndrome with and without open-angle glaucoma. A morphometric, ultrastructural study.

@article{SchltzerSchrehardt1995TrabecularMI,
  title={Trabecular meshwork in pseudoexfoliation syndrome with and without open-angle glaucoma. A morphometric, ultrastructural study.},
  author={Ursula Schl{\"o}tzer-Schrehardt and Gottfried O. H. Naumann},
  journal={Investigative ophthalmology \& visual science},
  year={1995},
  volume={36 9},
  pages={
          1750-64
        }
}
PURPOSE To test the hypothesis that glaucoma in eyes with pseudoexfoliation (PEX) syndrome results from blockage of the outflow channels by PEX material, melanin granules from the iris pigment epithelium, or both, and to determine the origin of intratrabecular PEX material. METHODS Trabecular meshwork tissue was obtained from five surgically enucleated eyes with PEX glaucoma, ten autopsy eyes with PEX syndrome without evidence of glaucoma, and six age-matched control eyes. Morphometric… 
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