Decrease in intraocular pressure after orbital decompression for thyroid orbitopathy.

@article{Dev1998DecreaseII,
  title={Decrease in intraocular pressure after orbital decompression for thyroid orbitopathy.},
  author={Sundeep Dev and Karim F. Damji and C Debacker and Terry A Cox and Jonathan J. Dutton and R. Rand Allingham},
  journal={Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d'ophtalmologie},
  year={1998},
  volume={33 6},
  pages={314-9}
}
BACKGROUND The effect of thyroid orbitopathy on intraocular pressure (IOP) remains controversial. We carried out a study to determine the effect of orbital decompression surgery on the IOP in patients with advanced thyroid orbitopathy. METHODS The records of 12 consecutive patients (22 eyes) who underwent decompression surgery for severe thyroid… CONTINUE READING