Diagnosis of pupillary block glaucoma after removal of congenital cataracts with intraoperative ultrasound biomicroscopy: a case report

@inproceedings{Zhu2016DiagnosisOP,
  title={Diagnosis of pupillary block glaucoma after removal of congenital cataracts with intraoperative ultrasound biomicroscopy: a case report},
  author={Xiang-Jia Zhu and Ke-Ke Zhang and Wen-wen He and Xinghuai Sun and Fan-rong Meng and Yi Lu},
  booktitle={BMC ophthalmology},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Aphakic glaucoma is a common complication after congenital cataract extraction, especially in those who have surgery during infancy. This case report describes a case of bilateral pupillary block glaucoma diagnosed with intraoperative ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM) after removal of congenital cataract. CASE PRESENTATION We present a case report of a 9-month-old infant with bilateral corneal enlargement and ocular hypertension after uneventful removal of congenital cataracts… CONTINUE READING