Experimental Chalcosis: A Comparison Between in Vivo and in Vitro Findings

Ran Zeimer, Raphael Gorodetsky, Moseh Lahav, Michael Belkin

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Abstract

The ocular changes following the introduction of a copper foreign body in the eye of rabbits were studied by histological, histochemical, and quantitative analysis. The findings are compared with previously reported changes observed in vivo. The efficacy of ophthalmoscopy and electroretinography in the early detection of chalcosis is compared with the efficacy of a new method, diagnostic X-ray spectrometry.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)115-119
Number of pages5
JournalArchives of ophthalmology
Volume96
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1978
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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