volume 53, issue 5, P685-698 2009
DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-3768.1975.tb01184.x
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OLAV ØYVIND PEDERSEN

Abstract: Prostaglandins E1 and E2 were applied topically to rabbit eyes. Structures related to the blood-aqueous barrier in the iridial and ciliary processes, as well as the permeability of the ciliary epithelium to the protein tracer horseradish peroxidase, were studied with the electron microscope. Marked morphological changes, including dilations of the intercellular spaces and separation of the two epithelial cell layers, were found in the epithelium of the iridial processes. Only minor structural changes were foun…

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