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Scleral perforation after trans-scleral cyclodiode laser for intraocular pressure reduction

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Mark Birch


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Herein a case is reported of a full-thickness scleral burn in the left eye of a 61-year-old man, following contact trans-scleral cyclodiode laser treatment for traumatic aphakic glaucoma, unresponsive to maximal medical treatment. The defect was successfully repaired by scleral suturing under local anaesthetic.

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Author(s): Amariotakis G, Ressiniotis T, Voros GM, Birch M

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology

Year: 2007

Volume: 35

Issue: 3

Pages: 290-291

ISSN (print): 1442-6404

ISSN (electronic): 1442-9071

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell