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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 5123148, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/5123148
Review Article

The Glymphatic Hypothesis of Glaucoma: A Unifying Concept Incorporating Vascular, Biomechanical, and Biochemical Aspects of the Disease

1Department of Psychiatry, PC Sint-Amandus, Beernem, Belgium
2Department of Ophthalmology, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium
3Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Behavior, Institute Born-Bunge, University of Antwerp, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Antwerp, Belgium
4Department of Neurology and Alzheimer Research Center, University of Groningen and University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
5Department of Psychiatry, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
6Department of Ophthalmology, Kantonsspital Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland
7Department of Neurology and Memory Clinic, Middelheim General Hospital (ZNA), Antwerp, Belgium

Correspondence should be addressed to Peter Wostyn; eb.tenyks@retep.nytsow

Received 20 May 2017; Accepted 1 August 2017; Published 29 August 2017

Academic Editor: John H. Zhang

Copyright © 2017 Peter Wostyn et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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