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48 Possible Causes for Secondary Glaucoma, Slit-Lamp Test Abnormal

  • Uveitis

    Complications may include band keratopathy, cataract, secondary glaucoma, posterior synechiae, cystoid macular edema, and hypotony.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition, trabecular obstruction, due to either cellular debris or peripheral anterior synechiae, can lead to secondary glaucoma due to chronic angle closure.[emedicine.medscape.com] The proposed diagnoses were iridocyclitis and secondary glaucoma of the right eye.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Iritis

    Iritis, as seen in this patient, is a common form of anterior uveitis that can cause long-term debilitation, synechiae and secondary glaucoma, if left untreated.[reviewofoptometry.com] Topical beta-blockers (e.g. timolol maleate 0.5% bid) may be beneficial if secondary glaucoma is present and there are no other contraindications to beta-blocker usage. [4[eyewiki.aao.org] Treat secondary glaucoma Surgical evacuation may be required if the hyphema fails to resolve, there is a rebleed or secondary glaucoma occurs.[lifeinthefastlane.com]

  • Granulomatous Iritis

    In addition, trabecular obstruction, due to either cellular debris or peripheral anterior synechiae, can lead to secondary glaucoma due to chronic angle closure.[emedicine.medscape.com] The goal of therapy is total eradication of all inflammation to prevent complications such as synechiae and secondary glaucoma.[optometricmanagement.com] Extensive posterior synechiae can lead to a secluded pupil that can result in angle-closure glaucoma.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Interstitial Keratitis

    35 cases of secondary glaucoma due to congenital syphilitic interstitial keratitis have been surveyed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A slit-lamp examination is essential. Recent work has suggested that high-resolution MRI and antibodies to inner ear antigens may be helpful.[dizziness-and-balance.com] Inflammation leads to secondary glaucoma, chronic vitritis, retinal necrosis, and optic atrophy.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Keratitis Disciformis

    SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS: The local use of dexamethasone over a prolonged period may lead in some cases to secondary glaucoma and the development of complicated[home.intekom.com] In addition, all stromal keratitis types may develop uveitis, trabeculitis, and secondary glaucoma.[emedicine.medscape.com] glaucoma 39 may occur with smallpox.[jamanetwork.com]

  • Herpes Simplex Keratoconjunctivitis

    Wilki AAO 09 Herpetic uveitis and secondary glaucoma Sometimes the herpetic uveitis causes glaucoma.[goodhopeeyeclinic.org.uk] glaucoma, systemic disease in the immunocompromised individual.[patient.info] In addition, all stromal keratitis types may develop uveitis, trabeculitis, and secondary glaucoma.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Keratitis

    Wilki AAO 09 Herpetic uveitis and secondary glaucoma Sometimes the herpetic uveitis causes glaucoma.[goodhopeeyeclinic.org.uk] A secondary glaucoma may accompany the anterior segment inflammation requiring topical 0.5% timolol twice daily or even systemic acetazolamide.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Simplex Dendritic Keratitis

    Wilki AAO 09 Herpetic uveitis and secondary glaucoma Sometimes the herpetic uveitis causes glaucoma.[goodhopeeyeclinic.org.uk] glaucoma, systemic disease in the immunocompromised individual.[patient.info] glaucoma Permanent stromal scarring can lead to visual loss Endotheliitis This form is an immunologic reaction to an antigen in endothelial cells and a suspected cause from[decisionmakerplus.net]

  • Keratitis Bullosa

    glaucoma see 2014 page 26 Treat Biguanides polyhexa ethylen or chlorhexidine, Or diamide Hourly 1-2 days, hourly day 4 days, next week 6 times a day for.[goodhopeeyeclinic.org.uk] glaucoma due to formation of peripheral anterior synechiae, and loss of the eye, especially if the inflammatory response is marked. 15 Further, a delay in the management[nature.com] Currently, one of the most common reasons for developing bullous keratopathy, or secondary corneal decompensation, is from problems related to glaucoma surgery.[cornea.org]

  • Acanthamoeba Keratitis

    Six (30%) eyes developed secondary glaucoma during the review period.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Secondary glaucoma occurs frequently and may require drainage procedures for control of intraocular pressure.[journals.lww.com] At development against the background of a keratit of secondary glaucoma laser or surgical treatment of glaucoma is shown.[medicine-for-you.com]

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