The incidence of rebleeding in traumatic hyphema.

@article{Witteman1985TheIO,
  title={The incidence of rebleeding in traumatic hyphema.},
  author={George J. Witteman and Sterling Brubaker and Mark Johnson and Ronald G. Marks},
  journal={Annals of ophthalmology},
  year={1985},
  volume={17 9},
  pages={
          525-6, 528-9
        }
}
A collaborative, retrospective study of 371 consecutive hyphema patients reveals an overall 3.5% incidence of rebleeding of without the use of antifibrinolytic agents. Numerous factors were reviewed on each patient, including age, sex, race, grade of hyphema, disposition, and the use of topical or systemic medications. Thirty percent of the patients were treated on an outpatient basis. The low incidence of rebleeding, particularly in less severe hyphemas (less than half the anterior chamber… CONTINUE READING

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