Systemic Hypertension Exaggerates Retinal Photic Injury

Suhui Li, Tim T. Lam, Jun Fu, Mark O M Tso

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Abstract

Photic injury to photoreceptor cells was exaggerated in spontaneously hypertensive rats. This may have clinical relevance given the association of both systemic hypertension and light exposure in patients with age-related macular degeneration.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)521-526
Number of pages6
JournalArchives of Ophthalmology
Volume113
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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