What are the racial predilections for peripheral anterior synechiae (PAS)?

Updated: Mar 19, 2021
  • Author: Maria Hannah Pia U de Guzman, MD, DPBO, FPAO; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Asian individuals have the highest propensity for primary angle-closure glaucoma and, thus, PAS formation. [2] This condition is not as common in Black individuals. White individuals are least likely to develop primary angle-closure glaucoma.


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