Pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of glaucoma associated with Sturge–Weber syndrome

@article{Javaid2016PathophysiologyDA,
  title={Pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of glaucoma associated with Sturge–Weber syndrome},
  author={Usman Javaid and Muhammad Hassaan Ali and Samreen Jamal and Nadeem Hafeez Butt},
  journal={International Ophthalmology},
  year={2016},
  volume={38},
  pages={409-416}
}
Sturge–Weber syndrome (SWS), also known as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis, is a condition which includes leptomeningeal hemangioma, facial angiomatosis or nevus flammeus, and ocular changes. SWS can lead to severe complications of anterior segment involving conjunctiva and eyelids, whereas posterior segment of the eye may also be affected by diffuse choroidal hemorrhages. This article was written with the objectives to determine the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of glaucoma… CONTINUE READING

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