Phthisis after endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation.


A 47-year-old man was treated with one session of endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation for uncontrolled, elevated intraocular pressure. Before treatment, the eye was quiet and uninflamed. Pretreatment visual acuity was 4/200 and the intraocular pressure was 24 mm Hg. Treatment was applied to the ciliary processes for nearly 360 degrees. During the postoperative… (More)


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@article{Ahmad2008PhthisisAE, title={Phthisis after endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation.}, author={S. Naseem Ahmad and D. Wallace and Leon W. Herndon}, journal={Ophthalmic surgery, lasers & imaging : the official journal of the International Society for Imaging in the Eye}, year={2008}, volume={39 5}, pages={407-8} }