The effects of different hormone replacement therapy regimens on tear function, intraocular pressure and lens opacity


Uncu G., Avci R., Uncu Y., Kaymaz C., Develioglu O.

GYNECOLOGICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.22, no.9, pp.501-505, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/09513590600917919
  • Journal Name: GYNECOLOGICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.501-505
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objective. Estrogen may have adverse effects on the ocular surface, intraocular pressure (IOP), lens opacity and tear function. The aim of the present study was to elucidate the effects of different hormone replacement therapy (HRT) protocols on tear function, IOP and lens opacity.