Surgical management of ocular hypotony

@article{Demeler1988SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of ocular hypotony},
  author={U. Demeler},
  journal={Eye},
  year={1988},
  volume={2},
  pages={77-79}
}
Over the last 5 years, at the Eye Department in Bremen, 13 eyes with persistent hypotony have been treated by a refixation of the detached ciliary body, the so-called ‘direct cyclopexy’. Ten eyes became hypotonous because of a traumatic cyclodialysis and 3 eyes as a result of an antiglaucomatous cyclodialysis surgery. The duration of the hypotony was from 10 days to 3 months, and the various cyclodialyses extended from 30 to 120 degrees. The postoperative follow-up was from 6 months to 5 years… CONTINUE READING