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Angle Closure Glaucoma

Known as: Glaucomas, Closed-Angle, Glaucomas, Angle Closure, Glaucoma, Angle Closure 
A form of glaucoma in which the intraocular pressure increases because the angle of the anterior chamber is blocked and the aqueous humor cannot… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Glaucoma is an optic neuropathy that is characterized by the progressive degeneration of the optic nerve, leading to visual… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
IMPORTANCE Glaucoma is a worldwide leading cause of irreversible vision loss. Because it may be asymptomatic until a relatively… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Migration of stocks across size and value portfolios contributes to the size and value premiums in average stock returns. The… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
Aim: To estimate the number of people with open angle (OAG) and angle closure glaucoma (ACG) in 2010 and 2020. Methods: A review… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
POPULATION STUDIES AND RISK FACTORSDuring the last 5 years, population-based prevalence surveys, large-scale clinical evaluations… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Two principal theories for the pathogenesis of glaucomatous optic neuropathy (GON) have been described--a mechanical and a… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
  • H. Quigley
  • The British journal of ophthalmology
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 22277867
AIM: To estimate the prevalence of glaucoma among people worldwide. METHODS: Available published data on glaucoma prevalence were… Expand
Review
1992
Review
1992
Among Caucasians, it is well known that 75-95% of primary glaucoma is due to open-angle glaucoma (POAG), with angle-closure (PACG… Expand
Review
1991
Review
1991
A population-based, collaborative glaucoma survey was conducted in seven regions throughout Japan, during the years of 1988 and… Expand
Review
1970
Review
1970
  • R. Lowe
  • The British journal of ophthalmology
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 36920370
Shallowness of the anterior chamber received special attention after the demonstration by von Graefe (1857) that iridectomy could… Expand