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Prevalence of Steroid-Induced Cataract and Glaucoma in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients Attending a Tertiary Care Center in India

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Prevalence of Steroid-Induced Cataract and Glaucoma in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients Attending a Tertiary Care Center in India

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2162-0989
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2475-5028
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10.22608/APO.201616
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Downloaded from http://journals.lww.com/apjoo by BhDMf5ePHKbH4TTImqenVA5KvPVPZ0P5BEgU+IUTEfzO/GUWifn2IfwcEVVH9SSn on 06/02/2020 o riginal c linical s tudy Prevalence of Steroid-Induced Cataract and Glaucoma in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients Attending a Tertiary Care Center in India Tirupati Nath, MS, FMRF,* Subham Sinha Roy, MBBS,* Himanshu Kumar, MS,* Rachit Agrawal, MBBS,* Santosh Kumar, MD, FCCP, FNCCP,† and S. K. Satsangi, MS* steroid-induced glaucoma is a form of secondary open-angle Purpose: Exposure to corticosteroids is known to be associated with glaucoma occurring as an adverse effect of corticosteroid thera- an increased risk of cataract and glaucoma. this study was undertaken 4 py. it is usually associated with topical steroid use, but it may to determine the prevalence of steroid-induced cataract and glaucoma in develop with oral, intravenous, inhaled, and periocular steroid patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (coPd) and to as - administration by causing a decrease in aqueous outflow facility. sess a dose-response relationship between them. the association of steroids and glaucoma was first established in Design: this was a prospective observational study. 1950 when systemic administration of the adrenocorticotrophin Methods: We identified all coPd patients aged 50 years or older, with 5 hormone was shown to increase intraocular pressure (ioP). minimum steroid exposure

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The Asia-Pacific Journal of OphthalmologyWolters Kluwer Health

Published: Jan 1, 2017

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