Corneal oedema in ocular hypotony

Mark P. Hatton, Victor L. Perez, Claes H. Dohlman

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We describe the pattern of corneal oedema observed in five patients with chronic hypotony. The patients had marked stromal oedema from presumed endothelial dysfunction, but no epithelial oedema. These observations corroborate the concept that the intraocular pressure is the driving force in the generation of epithelial oedema.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)549-552
Number of pages4
JournalExperimental Eye Research
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 2004


  • Corneal oedema
  • Hypotony
  • Intraocular pressure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems


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