Document Detail


Ocular fluorescein clearance in patients with hypotony secondary to chronic uveitis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3246567     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The development of hypotony is not uncommon in patients with uveitis. Recent evidence suggests that prostaglandins may cause reduction in intraocular pressure by increasing uveoscleral outflow. Ocular fluorescein clearance was measured in patients with hypotony due to chronic uveitis. The mean fluorescein clearance was found to be 0.44/hr., which is consistent with the results found by other investigators in normal subjects.
Authors:
D C Herman; A G Palestine; R B Nussenblatt
Related Documents :
302697 - The clinical spectrum of posterior polymorphous dystrophy.
20546237 - Switching from a preserved to a preservative-free prostaglandin preparation in topical ...
11711837 - Charles bonnet syndrome in glaucoma patients with low vision.
9828767 - Glaucoma and vasospasm.
21036877 - Registries in rheumatological and musculoskeletal conditions. paediatric behçet's dise...
8087737 - Usefulness of single fiber emg for distinguishing neuromuscular from other causes of oc...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of ocular pharmacology     Volume:  4     ISSN:  8756-3320     ISO Abbreviation:  J Ocul Pharmacol     Publication Date:  1988  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-06-09     Completed Date:  1989-06-09     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8511297     Medline TA:  J Ocul Pharmacol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  327-33     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Laboratory of Immunology, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Administration, Topical
Anterior Chamber / metabolism
Cornea / metabolism
Eye / metabolism*
Fluoresceins / pharmacokinetics*
Humans
Intraocular Pressure*
Time Factors
Uveitis / complications*
Vitreous Body / metabolism
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Fluoresceins

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Effect of ketorolac on herpes simplex virus type one ocular infection in rabbits.
Next Document:  Application site dependent ocular absorption of timolol.