Bleb-associated endophthalmitis treated by sclera patch graft, vitrectomy and endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation.

BACKGROUND Bleb-associated endophthalmitis (BAE) is a rare but severe complication of trabeculectomy with poor outcome. Various surgical methods were explored to treat such patients. However, there is no defined protocol. The aim of this study was to describe a new combined operation, and to demonstrate the outcome of the treatment. METHODS Nine patients… CONTINUE READING