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Retino-Choroidal Oxygen Imaging through a Fundus Camera

  • S. Blumenröder
  • A. J. Augustin
  • M. Spitznas
  • F. Koch
  • F. Grus
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 388)

Abstract

An adequate oxygen supply is essential to the retina. Without oxygen, vision vanishes within seconds. Retinal hypoxia is an important factor in the origin and the development of retinal disorders, i.e. diabetic retinopathy, occlusion of retinal vessels and glaucoma.

Keywords

Diabetic Retinopathy Intraocular Pressure Oxygen Tension Retinal Vessel Choroidal Vessel 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Blumenröder
    • 1
  • A. J. Augustin
    • 1
  • M. Spitznas
    • 1
  • F. Koch
    • 1
  • F. Grus
    • 1
  1. 1.University Eye Hospital University of BonnBonnGermany

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