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Surgery in the Chamber Angle

  • Christoph Faschinger
  • Anton Hommer


Surgical operations changing the outflow or reducing the production of aqueous humor alter the structures of the chamber angle to different extents.


Anterior Chamber Aqueous Humor Ciliary Body Trabecular Meshwork Scleral Flap 
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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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