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Low levels of 17-β-oestradiol, oestrone and testosterone correlate with severe evaporative dysfunctional tear syndrome in postmenopausal women: a case–control study
  1. Caterina Gagliano1,2,
  2. Salvatore Caruso3,
  3. Giuseppe Napolitano2,
  4. Giulia Malaguarnera4,
  5. Maria Vittoria Cicinelli2,
  6. Roberta Amato1,2,
  7. Michele Reibaldi1,
  8. Giuseppe Incarbone5,
  9. Claudio Bucolo4,
  10. Filippo Drago4,
  11. Teresio Avitabile1
  1. 1University of Catania, Eye Clinic, Catania, Italy
  2. 2Neurovisual Science Technology (NEST), Catania, Italy
  3. 3Research Group for Sexology, Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
  4. 4Department of Clinical and Molecular Biomedicine, Section of Pharmacology and Biochemistry, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
  5. 5Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH), Zürich, Switzerland
  1. Correspondence to Dr Caterina Gagliano, Neurovisual Science Technology (NEST), Via Tomaselli, Catania 43-95124, Italy; caterinagagliano{at}

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