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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 297-298

Management of hypotony induced by transscleral diode cyclophotocoagulation in failed Ahmed glaucoma valve surgery


1 Department of Glaucoma, Centre for Sight, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
2 VST Centre for Glaucoma, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Vanita Pathak-Ray
Glaucoma Fellowship, University of Toronto, Canada. Centre for Sight, Road No 2 Banjara Hills, Hyderabad - 500 034, Telangana
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_2317_20

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Valved Glaucoma Drainage Devices like Ahmed Glaucoma Valve (AGV) are prone to bleb encapsulation around the endplate with subsequent uncontrolled intraocular pressure. Aqueous suppression may or may not lead to resolution and the valve may eventually fail. We report the management in a series of 3 eyes of 3 patients who had failed AGV surgery and after receiving transscleral diode cyclophotocoagulation (TSCPC) treatment, presented with hypotony and decreased vision.


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