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Developmental Glaucoma

  • H. D. HoskinsJr.
  • R. N. Shaffer
  • I. Hetherington

Abstract

The terminology used to describe these rare diseases is confusing and inconsistent in the world’s literature. It is necessary when discussing these syndromes to define terminology precisely. For the purposes of this discussion the following definitions will be used.

Keywords

Ciliary Body Trabecular Meshwork Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Congenital Glaucoma Primary Congenital Glaucoma 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Springer-Verlag 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. D. HoskinsJr.
    • 1
  • R. N. Shaffer
    • 1
  • I. Hetherington
    • 1
  1. 1.San FranciscoUSA

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