The effect of trabeculectomy on serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in primary open-angle glaucoma


Uzel M. M. , Elgin U., BORAL B., Cicek M. , Sen E., ŞENER B. , ...More

GRAEFES ARCHIVE FOR CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.256, no.6, pp.1173-1178, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 256 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00417-018-3923-y
  • Title of Journal : GRAEFES ARCHIVE FOR CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1173-1178

Abstract

Purpose We aimed to investigate the effect of trabeculectomy on serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) levels. Our secondary goal was to compare serum and aqueous humor (AH) BDNF levels in primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and control subjects.