[Asynchronous double-sided angle-closure glaucoma--a condition in an ipratropium/terbutaline treated patient under artificial ventilation].

@article{Rasmussen1994AsynchronousDA,
  title={[Asynchronous double-sided angle-closure glaucoma--a condition in an ipratropium/terbutaline treated patient under artificial ventilation].},
  author={H. Fogh Rasmussen and Alfred Berger},
  journal={Ugeskrift for laeger},
  year={1994},
  volume={156 48},
  pages={7235-6}
}
A case is presented of an intubated, sedated patient, without previous eye problems, who developed acute angle closure glaucoma (AACG) after receiving nebulized terbutaline and ipratropium bromide for an acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive airway disease. When a patient under this treatment develops a fixed dilated pupil, as in this case, it is… CONTINUE READING