MAR 18, 2022
Management of Malignant Glaucoma
Glaucoma, IOP and Aqueous Flow, Surgical Management
Dr. Shubham Malpani manages a case of malignant glaucoma, also known as aqueous misdirection, with a complete pars plana vitrectomy and irido-zonulo-hyaloidotomy to control IOP. He uses a combined anterior and posterior segment approach, emphasizing complete vitreous removal. A 23-gauge vitrector is used to create multiple peripheral iridotomies at inferior positions.
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