Gonioscopy pp 65-68 | Cite as

Additional Examinations to Gonioscopy

  • Christoph Faschinger
  • Anton Hommer
Chapter

Abstract

AS-OCT and UBM in particular, as they are noninvasive methods, have given much insight into the pathophysiological mechanisms in angle-closure diseases and their management. They do not replace gonioscopy, but are of great additional value in some cases.

Keywords

Anterior Segment Trabecular Meshwork Anterior Chamber Depth Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography Primary Angle Closure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christoph Faschinger
    • 1
  • Anton Hommer
    • 2
  1. 1.Medical University GrazGrazAustria
  2. 2.“Sanatorium Hera” Glaucoma Outpatient Service HospitalViennaAustria

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