Evaluation of Optic Nerve Head Biomechanical Properties in Pseudoexfoliation Glaucoma with Real-time Elastography

Unal O., Caglayan M., Kosekahya P., Yulek F. , Taslipinar G.

CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING, vol.15, no.7, pp.637-644, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.2174/1573405614666180621093908
  • Title of Journal : CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.637-644


Purpose: To investigate the biomechanical properties of the optic nerve head in patients with Pseudoexfoliation (PEX) glaucoma using Real-time Elastography (RTE) and to compare these results with those of Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG) patients and healthy subjects.