Visually significant cystoid macular edema in pseudophakic and aphakic patients with glaucoma receiving latanoprost.

@article{Lima2000VisuallySC,
  title={Visually significant cystoid macular edema in pseudophakic and aphakic patients with glaucoma receiving latanoprost.},
  author={Marcelo A. Costa Lima and Augusto Paranhos and Sarwat Salim and Robert A Honkanen and Lara L Devgan and Martin Wand and Alexander R Gaudio and Milton Bruce Shields},
  journal={Journal of glaucoma},
  year={2000},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={317-21}
}
PURPOSE To investigate the incidence of visually significant cystoid macular edema associated with the use of latanoprost in patients with glaucoma after cataract surgery. PATIENTS AND METHODS This is a multicenter, retrospective study of 185 patients, of whom 173 were pseudophakic (212 eyes) and 12 were aphakic (13 eyes), who were treated for glaucoma with latanoprost 0.005%. The posterior lens capsule was intact in 125 eyes, open or absent as a result of surgery in 25 eyes, and status-post… CONTINUE READING