Hyperthyroidism and severity of orbital disease do not change the central corneal thickness in Graves' ophthalmopathy


Konuk O., Aktas Z., Aksoy S., Onol M., Unal M.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.18, no.1, pp.125-127, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/112067210801800121
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.125-127
  • Keywords: central corneal thickness, Graves disease, Graves ophthalmopathy, INTRAOCULAR-PRESSURE, GLAUCOMA
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

PURPOSE. To investigate whether the central corneal thickness (CCT) shows alterations in Graves disease and Graves ophthalmopathy (GO) cases according to the disease severity and hormonal status of the patients.