Category: Point/Counterpoint

Is Schlemm canal surgery suitable for primary angle-closure glaucoma?

Authors: Tang Li,  Yuan Huiping,  Tang Guangxian,  Fan Sujie,  Lu Lan,  Zhou Minwen,  Xie Lin,  Nie Xin,  Zhang Xiulan DOI: 10.3760/cma.j.cn115989-20211102-00598 Published 2022-04-10 Cite asChin J Exp Ophthalmol, 2022, 40(4): 340-344. Abstract Primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) is a common subtype of glaucoma and one of the leading causes of blindness in Asia.Trabeculectomy has been recognized […]

Normal tension glaucoma: reconsideration and reevaluation

Authors: Fan Ning,  Wang Yun,  Tan Junkai,  Wang Ningli,  Liu Xuyang DOI: 10.3760/cma.j.cn115989-20210712-00408 Published 2022-04-10 Cite asChin J Exp Ophthalmol, 2022, 40(4): 345-350. Abstract Normal tension glaucoma (NTG) is almost the most difficult type of glaucoma to diagnose.The difficulty lies in the lack of specificity of the symptoms and signs of glaucomatous optic neuropathy (GON), […]