Risk Factors for Elevated Intraocular Pressure After Trans-Tenon Retrobulbar Injections of Triamcinolone

@article{Hirooka2005RiskFF,
  title={Risk Factors for Elevated Intraocular Pressure After Trans-Tenon Retrobulbar Injections of Triamcinolone},
  author={Kazuyuki Hirooka and Fumio Shiraga and Shigeto Tanaka and Tetsuya Baba and Hiroshi Mandai},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology},
  year={2005},
  volume={50},
  pages={235-238}
}
To determine the risk factors that induce an elevation of intraocular pressure (IOP) after trans-Tenon retrobulbar injections of triamcinolone acetonide. We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of 49 consecutive patients (49 eyes) with choroidal neovascularization or diffuse diabetic macular edema who had received one trans-Tenon retrobulbar injection of triamcinolone acetonide (20 mg) between June 2003 and September 2004, while being treated at Kagawa University Hospital or Okayama… CONTINUE READING

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