TITLE

Study suggests possible link between H. pylori infection and normal tension glaucoma

AUTHOR(S)
Vold, Steven D.
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;4/10/2011, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Helicobacter pylori infection may increase the risk of normal tension glaucoma (NTG) as a secondary aggravating factor or as the primary cause according to a retrospective study published in a 2011 issue of "Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science."
ACCESSION #
62546741

 

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