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Year : 2013  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 8  |  Page : 454-459

Cardiovascular repercussions of the pseudoexfoliation syndrome


1 Department of Cardiology, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
2 Department of Cardiology, St. Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom
3 Department of Cardiology, Asklepeion General Hospital, Athens, Greece
4 Department of Ophthalmology, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
5 First Cardiology Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece

Correspondence Address:
Antonios N Pavlidis
Department of Cardiology, St. Thomas' Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7EH
United Kingdom
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/1947-2714.117294

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Pseudoexfoliation syndrome is a primarily ophthalmological disorder caused by deposition of whitish-gray protein on the lens, iris, and multiple other eye tissues. There is increasing evidence over the previous years that pseudoexfoliation syndrome is a systemic disorder with various extraocular manifestations and has recently been linked to several cardiovascular disorders. The present article aims to summarize the current knowledge on cardiovascular implications of this well-described clinical entity.


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