[Combined surgical treatment for bullous keratopathy with concomitant uncompensated glaucoma].

The article discusses a clinical case of combined surgical treatment for painful bullous keratopathy in an eye with uncompensated far-advanced glaucoma. Ex-PRESS Glaucoma Filtration Device was used for anterior chamber drainage. The procedure was supplemented by amniotic membrane implantation under the scleral flap, microdiathermocoagulation of large corneal epithelial bullae, and epikeratoplasty.
AuthorsS V Trufanov, S A Malozhen
JournalVestnik oftalmologii (Vestn Oftalmol) 2015 Mar-Apr Vol. 131 Issue 2 Pg. 64-7 ISSN: 0042-465X [Print] Russia (Federation)
PMID26080585 (Publication Type: Case Reports, English Abstract, Journal Article)
  • Aged
  • Amnion (transplantation)
  • Anterior Chamber (surgery)
  • Corneal Edema (etiology, physiopathology, surgery)
  • Corneal Transplantation (instrumentation, methods)
  • Disease Progression
  • Eye Pain (etiology)
  • Female
  • Glaucoma (complications, diagnosis, physiopathology)
  • Glaucoma Drainage Implants
  • Humans
  • Microscopy, Acoustic (methods)
  • Treatment Outcome

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