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Intracranial Hypotension and Coexistent Normal-Pressure Glaucoma: 5-Year Follow-Up

  • Zhen Li
  • Ningli WangEmail author
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Part of the Advances in Visual Science and Eye Diseases book series (AVSED, volume 1)

Abstract

Trans-lamina pressure difference theory is a new theory on pathogenesis of glaucoma. The core of this theory is that it is the trans-lamina pressure difference that causes the change of lamina cribrosa, and the latter leads to the onset of glaucoma.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyXuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.Beijing Institute of Ophthalmology, Beijing Tongren Eye Center, Beijing Tongren HospitalCapital Medical UniversityBeijingChina
  3. 3.Beijing Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Key LaboratoryBeijingChina

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