volume 17, issue 5, P541-545 1998
DOI: 10.1076/ceyr.17.5.541.5187
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Abstract: In the eye, ET-1-IR is present in fibrovascular, neural and epithelial structures. Changes in the distribution and concentration of ET-1 may be relevant to a variety of ocular diseases including diabetes mellitus, hypertension, sickle cell disease, optic neuritis, AION, papilledema, corneal ulcer, corneal epithelial dystrophy or after keratoplasty.