Case Studies | Medical Surgical | Canada | Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016
Ectropion Post Ahmed's Glaucoma Valve Implantation: Case Report
Abstract: To describe, a yet non-documented complication of GDD surgery ( glaucoma drainage device surgery) - Ectropion in Day 1 post implant of Ahmed Glaucoma Valve (AGV) tube inferonasaly. This report present a patient with advanced open angle glaucoma. He underwent filtering surgery with AGV on the right eye following which he developed right lower lid ectropion in the first day after the surgery. The detailed ocular history, ophthalmic findings, clinical course and surgical management is discussed.
Keywords: Ahmed glaucoma valve, Ectropion, Ophthalmology
Edition: Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016,
Pages: 1663 - 1664
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Nawaf Almarzouki, "Ectropion Post Ahmed's Glaucoma Valve Implantation: Case Report", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 5 Issue 4, April 2016, pp. 1663-1664, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=NOV162974
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