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Glaucoma in Uveitis

  • Sharanya Abraham
  • Ronnie George

Abstract

The sight-threatening complications of uveitis include damage to the retina and glaucoma. Elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) is an important secondary complication that may result from ocular inflammatory sequelae or as a side effect of corticosteroids used to treat the inflammation [1].

Keywords

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Trabecular Meshwork Triamcinolone Acetonide Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty Fluocinolone Acetonide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sharanya Abraham
    • 1
  • Ronnie George
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Uvea and Medical RetinaSankara NethralayaChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Senior Consultant, Smt Jadhavbai Nathmal Singhvee, Department of Glaucoma ServicesMedical Research Foundation, Sankara NethralayaChennaiIndia

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