TITLE

Postoperative Secondary Glaucoma and Anterior Staphyloma in a Patient With Homocystinuria

AUTHOR(S)
Özdek, Sengül; Bahçeci, Umut Asli; Önol, Merih; Ezgü, Fatih Süheyl; Hasanreisoglu, Berati
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p243
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We describe recurrent bilateral homocystinuria-related lens dislocation into the anterior chamber in a patient who had postoperative anterior staphyloma and secondary intractable aphakic glaucoma in only one eye. We discuss the possible causes of and treatment modalities for this complication.
ACCESSION #
20084104

 

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