FEB 15, 2011
Early post operative bleb leaks occur due to surgical technique or trauma. Postoperative bleb leak has risk of vision threatening complications like endophthalmitis and Hypotonous maculopathy. Late leaking blebs are becoming increasingly common with the widespread use of antimetabolites in glaucoma filtering surgery. In this video we demonstrate different surgical techniques employed in the management of post operative bleb leak including conjunctival autograft with sutures, conjunctival autograft with fibrin glue, bleb repair with amniotic membrane grafting and conjunctival advancement technique.