Bilateral acute angle closure glaucoma as a presentation of isolated microspherophakia in an adult: case report
作者: Kaushik SushmitaSachdev NishantPandav SurinderGupta AmodRam Jagat
刊名: BMC Ophthalmology, 2006, Vol.6 (1), pp.29
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原始语种摘要: Abstract Background Bilateral simultaneous angle closure glaucoma is a rare entity. To our knowledge this is the first reported case of bilateral acute angle-closure glaucoma secondary to isolated microspherophakia in an adult. Case presentation A 45-year-old woman presented with bilateral acute angle closure glaucoma, with a patent iridotomy in one eye. Prolonged miotic use prior to presentation had worsened the pupillary block. The diagnosis was not initially suspected, and the patient was subjected to pars-plana lensectomy and anterior vitrectomy for a presumed ciliary block glaucoma. The small spherical lens was detected intraoperatively, and spherophakia was diagnosed in retrospect. She had no systemic features of any of the known conditions associated with spherophakia. Pars-plana...
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  • glaucoma 绿内障
  • case report 个案报告
  • closure 闭合
  • presentation 提示
  • lensectomy 晶状体切除术
  • spherophakia 球形晶状体
  • iridotomy 虹膜切开术
  • vitrectomy 玻璃体切除
  • bilateral 双边的
  • intraocular 眼内的