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Title Uveitic glaucoma / Stephen D. Anesi, Jamie Lynne Metzinger, Olga CerĂ³n and C. Stephen Foster, editors
Published New York : Nova Biomedical, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 187 pages) : color illustrations
Series Eye and vision research developments
Eye and vision research developments series.
Contents UVEITIC GLAUCOMA ; UVEITIC GLAUCOMA ; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS ; FOREWORD ; SECTION 1: OVERVIEW ; Chapter 1 THE IMPORTANCE OF UVEITIC GLAUCOMA ; Chapter 2 ANATOMY: CILIARY BODY AND ANGLE ; Aqueous Humor; Ciliary Body; Structure; Ultra-Structure of Ciliary Processes; Vascular Supply; Blood Aqueous Barrier; Aqueous Humor Outflow; Anatomy of Outflow System; Trabecular Meshwork; Juxtacanalicular Tissue; Schlemm's Canal; Collector Channels; Scleral Spur; Schwalbe's Line; Physiology of the Outflow System; Trabeculocanalicular Flow
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Anterior UveitisAdamantiades-Behcet's Disease (ABD); Vogt-Koyanaki-Harada (VKH); Syphilis; Toxoplasmosis; References; Chapter 10 NORMAL TENSION GLAUCOMA IN UVEITIS ; Mechanisms; Vascular Dysregulation; Nocturnal Hypotension; Approach; Conclusion; References; SECTION 3: DIAGNOSIS ; Chapter 11 DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS ; Uveitis Associated with Glaucoma; Non-Infectious Uveitis; Infectious Uveitis; Masquerade Syndromes Associated with Glaucoma; Uveitis Concurrent with Non-Associated Glaucoma; References; Chapter 12 SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS ; Subjective Complaints
Morphologic Changes in the Anterior Chamber AngleAngle Closure Glaucoma; Open Angle Glaucoma; Corticosteroid Response Intraocular Pressure Elevation; Mixed Mechanism Glaucoma; References; Chapter 9 ETIOLOGY AND ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS ; Fuchs' Heterochromic Iridocyclitis; Posner-Schlossman Syndrome (Glaucomatocyclitic Crisis); Grant's Syndrome; Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA); HLA-B27-Associated Anterior Uveitis; Uveitis, Glaucoma, Hyphema (UGH) Syndrome; Herpetic Uveitis; Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Anterior Uveitis; Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV) Anterior Uveitis
Normal Resistance to Aqueous Humor OutflowUveoscleral Flow; References; Others; Chapter 3 AQUEOUS HUMOR DYNAMICS ; Aqueous Humor Formation; Autonomic Innervation of the Ciliary Body; Aqueous Humor Outflow; Pressure-Dependent Outflow; Pressure-Independent Outflow- Except at Extremely Low Pressures; Episcleral Venous Pressure; Ocular and Systemic Factors Affecting Aqueous Flow; Future Considerations; References; Chapter 4 EPIDEMIOLOGY OF UVEITIC GLAUCOMA ; References; Chapter 5 GENETICS AND RISK FACTORS OF UVEITIC GLAUCOMA ; Genetics of Uveitic Glaucoma
Risk Factors for Uveitic GlaucomaFuchs Heterochromic Uveitis; Posner-Schlossman Syndrome; Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA); Herpetic Uveitis; Risks Associated with Corticosteroid Therapy; Conclusion; References; Chapter 6 GENERAL PHILOSOPHY: APPROACH TO DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT ; SECTION 2: PATHOPHYSIOLOGY ; Chapter 7 CLASSIFICATION ; Key Definitions; Classification Systems; References; Chapter 8 MECHANISMS; Cellular and Biochemical Changes in Aqueous Composition in Uveitis; Inflammatory Cells; Proteins; Prostaglandins; Cytokines; Toxic Agents
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 6, 2016)
Subject Glaucoma.
Form Electronic book
Author Anesi, Stephen D., editor
ISBN 1634846338 (electronic bk)
9781634846332 (electronic bk)