Topical Cyclosporine in Thyroid Orbitopathy-Related Dry Eye: Clinical Findings, Conjunctival Epithelial Apoptosis, and MMP-9 Expression


Gurdal C., Genc I., SARAÇ Ö., IŞIK GÖNÜL İ. , Takmaz T., Can I.

CURRENT EYE RESEARCH, cilt.35, sa.9, ss.771-777, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3109/02713683.2010.490320
  • Dergi Adı: CURRENT EYE RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.771-777

Özet

Objectives: To evaluate the effects of topical cyclosporine A (CsA) 0.05% (Restasis) on the signs and symptoms of dry eye, on apoptosis, and on MMP-9 expression in conjunctiva epithelial cells in thyroid orbitopathy (TO)-related dry eye patients.