Primary angle-closure glaucoma

Known as: Primary angle closure glaucoma, Primary angle-closure glaucoma, unspecified 
A type of glaucoma with optic nerve damage in an eye that has evidence of angle closure and in which there is no evidence of a secondary cause. [HPO… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) is a major cause of blindness worldwide. We conducted a genome-wide association study… (More)
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2012
2012
PURPOSE To determine the prevalence and ocular biometry of primary angle closure (PAC) and primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE Certain types of glaucoma are linked to nuclear genetic mutations or to mitochondrial disturbances. In this study… (More)
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2007
2007
PurposeTo study changes in anterior segment morphology after laser peripheral iridotomy (LPI) in primary angle closure (PAC) and… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE To determine the prevalence of uveal effusion in acute and chronic primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) or primary angle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To report the 5-year progression to primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) in a population-based cohort of primary angle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To evaluate anterior chamber depth measurement as a method of screening for primary angle-closure glaucoma in an East… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Glaucoma is fast emerging as a major cause of blindness in India. In order to estimate the prevalence of primary open angle… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE Primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) is more prevalent among Chinese than whites. The authors tested the hypothesis that… (More)
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1988
1988
An extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) with posterior-chamber-IOL was performed in 21 eyes of 20 patients with primary angle… (More)
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