Ciliary muscle structure

Known as: M. ciliaris, Ciliary Muscle, ciliary muscles 
A ring of smooth muscle consisting of circular and radiating fibers within the middle layer of the eye. The ciliary muscle is innervated by both the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness in virtually every country. Development of an accurate diagnostic test for… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Topical treatments with certain prostaglandins (PGs), including FP receptor agonists, lower intraocular pressure by increasing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To use high-resolution magnetic resonance (MR) images of the eye to directly measure the relationship between ciliary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Prostaglandin F2alpha and its analogue latanoprost, both prostanoid FP receptor agonists, reduce the intraocular pressure mainly… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE To identify matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) released by ciliary smooth muscle cells in vitro and to determine whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
PURPOSE Recent evidence suggests that nitric oxide (NO) is a major messenger molecule regulating smooth muscle contractility. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The effects of topical application of a single dose of prostaglandin F2 alpha, administered as the isopropylester, on the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Twice daily topical application of 50 micrograms of prostaglandin F2 alpha tromethamine to cynomolgus monkey eyes produced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The accommodative responses of early-onset myopes, late-onset myopes, emmetropes and hyperopes were measured over a range of 5… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
An ab-interno goniotomy-like operation for disinserting the ciliary muscle from the scleral spur in cynomolgus monkeys is… (More)
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