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Gonioscopy pp 39-48 | Cite as

Open Angle and Glaucoma

  • Christoph Faschinger
  • Anton Hommer
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Abstract

The changes in the chamber angle in primary open-angle glaucoma and secondary open-angle glaucoma are discussed. Primary open-angle glaucoma is a diagnosis of exclusion, so a knowledge of the causes of secondary glaucomas is important.

Keywords

Trabecular Meshwork Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty Peripheral Anterior Synechia Scleral Spur 
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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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