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A case of 'low tension glaucoma' with primary empty sella.
  1. S Yamabayashi,
  2. T Yamamoto,
  3. T Sasaki and
  4. S Tsukahara
  1. Department of Ophthalmology, Yamanashi Medical College, Japan.


    A case of 'low tension glaucoma' with primary empty sella is reported. The visual field defect and optic disc change were characteristic of glaucoma. The intraocular pressure was within normal limits. X-ray examination and the metrizamide-CF procedures revealed a primary empty sella. The coexistence of 'low tension glaucoma' and empty sella is discussed.

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