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Arcus Senilis

Known as: Arcus, Corneal, Anterior embryotoxon, Gerontoxon 
A corneal disease in which there is a deposition of phospholipid and cholesterol in the corneal stroma and anterior sclera.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
This Classic Article is a reprint of the original work by M. N. Smith-Petersen, Treatment of Malum Coxae Senilis, Old Slipped… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES The puboprostatic ligaments, puboperinealis muscle, and arcus tendineus are all recognized as important for continence… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
  • J. Sebag
  • Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental…
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 770994
Changes in vitreous structure that occur with aging are important in the pathogenesis of vitreous liquefaction (synchisis senilis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The arcus tendineous fasciae pelvis (ATFP) provides support to the anterior vagina. The objective of this study was to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • R. Goldberg
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 7109061
Rejuvenation of the lower eyelid complex is based on the principle that the contour changes characterizing aging involve not only… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
  • S. Hamra
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 7288987
With aging, the periorbital area reveals progressive exposure of underlying skeletal anatomy as compared with the lower areas of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas - Pan American, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department 
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A quantitative study of synchysis senilis of vitreous and a statistical evaluation of its relationship to posterior vitreous… Expand
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
Three groups of men, selected solely according to the behavior pattern which they habitually manifested in their work, were… Expand
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
Arcus senilis is a name applied to an opacity of the peripheral cornea occurring in persons of middle age or older. Generally… Expand
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