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Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (TASS) is a rare but sight threatening complication of cataract surgery.
A new study sponsored by NASA finds that space flights lasting six months or more can cause a spectrum of changes in astronauts' visual systems.
According to a recently published scientific paper, higher levels of physical exercise appear to have a long-term beneficial impact on low ocular perfusion pressure (OPP), an important risk factor for glaucoma.
Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide.
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many Americans suffer from diabetes and hypertension and, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, these individuals may have an increased risk of developing open-angle glaucoma (OAG). Joshua D.
By studying a mouse model, researchers have obtained new insights about glaucoma, the second most common cause of blindness in the United States.
Elevated pressure inside the eye, cornea thinning, and visual field loss are all markers that glaucoma may progress.