Severe steroid-induced glaucoma following intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide.

@article{Quiram2006SevereSG,
  title={Severe steroid-induced glaucoma following intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide.},
  author={Polly A Quiram and Christine R Gonzales and Steven D Schwartz},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2006},
  volume={141 3},
  pages={580-2}
}
PURPOSE To report a case of severe corticosteroid-induced glaucoma after intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetate in a 34-year-old man without a history of glaucoma. DESIGN Observational case report. METHODS Retrospective review of a clinical case. RESULTS A 34-year-old man acquired visual field defects and severe vision loss in both eyes after… CONTINUE READING