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Further data on the association between Helicobacter pylori infection and primary open-angle glaucoma

Authors Zavos, Kountouras

Received 9 January 2012

Accepted for publication 9 January 2012

Published 10 February 2012 Volume 2012:6 Pages 243—245

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/OPTH.S29796


Christos Zavos, Jannis Kountouras

Department of Medicine, Second Medical Clinic, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Ippokration Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece

We herein wish to provide data additional to those reported in our previous review (Tsolaki et al1) concerning the association between Helicobacter pylori ( H. pylori) infection and primary open-angle glaucoma. These data were not available in the time period when the review paper was submitted and accepted for publication, and we believe that they need to be added because they further reinforce this association.
View original paper by Tsolaki and colleagues.

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