Journal of the Korean Ophthalmological Society 1998;39(3):614-618.
Published online March 1, 1998.
A Case of Bilateral Malignant Glaucoma with Ciliochoroidal Detachment.
Gae Rang Kwon, Chang Won Kee
Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, Sung Kyun Kwan University, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea.
모양체맥락막박리를 동반한 양안 악성녹내장 1예
권계량(Gae Rang Kwon),기창원(Chang Won Kee)
Abstract
Malignant glaucoma is a disease process in which entire anterior chamber becomes uniformly shallow and elevates intraocular pressure. Classically, this has been described as limited to cases occurring following glaucoma surgery. Subsequently, association with trauma, inflammation, and the use of miotic agents, as well as spontaneous occurrence have also been noted. We have experienced one case of bilateral malignant glaucoma associated with ciliochoroidal detachment which was detected by ultrasoundbiomi-croscopy in a 55-year-old male. The episode followed the use of a strong miotic(pilocarpine hydrochloride 4%) and laser iridotomy for acute angle closure glaucoma. We report this case with review of available literature.
Key Words: Ciliochoroidal detachment;Malignant galucoma;Mioticagents;Ultrasoundbiomicroscopy


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