Síndrome glaucomatosa em cães - Parte 1

Translated title of the contribution: Glaucomatous syndrome in dogs - Part 1

Bianca Da Costa Martins, Felipe Antônio Mendes Vicenti, José Luiz Laus

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The glaucoma is a serious disease, that affects humans as well as animals, leading to ocular nervous structures degeneration and progressive blindness. There are many events related to the glaucoma's pathophysiology as the intraocular pressure increase, intracellular glutamate high levels and axoplasmic flow decreasing. Drugs recently available associated to the newcomer surgery techniques are suggested to be the most efficient strategy in the glaucoma's control and vision maintenance.

Translated title of the contributionGlaucomatous syndrome in dogs - Part 1
Original languagePortuguese
Pages (from-to)1952-1958
Number of pages7
JournalCiencia Rural
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes


  • Dog
  • Glaucoma
  • Intraocular pressure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • General Veterinary


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