A possible mechanism of X-ray-induced injury in rat lens


Avunduk A., Yardimci S., Avunduk M., Kurnaz L., Cengiz M.

JAPANESE JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, cilt.44, sa.1, ss.88-91, 2000 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2000
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0021-5155(99)00169-0
  • Dergi Adı: JAPANESE JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.88-91

Özet

Purpose: X-ray and other radiation can cause cataract, but the pathogenic mechanism is largely unknown. The aim of this study was to investigate the accumulation of iron in the x-ray-exposed rat lens and its relationship to lens injury.