Complications of Surgery in Glaucoma: Suprachoroidal Expulsive Hemorrhage in Glaucoma Patients Undergoing Intraocular Surgery

Louis B. Cantor, L. J. Katz, George L. Spaeth

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Abstract

A retrospective study of suprachoroidal expulsive hemorrhage in 1638 consecutive cases of intraocular surgery in patients with glaucoma identified 12 cases. A brief summary of each is presented. The pathogenesis of suprachoroidal expulsive hemorrhage is discussed, emphasizing the increased risk of this surgical complication in patients with glaucoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1266-1270
Number of pages5
JournalOphthalmology
Volume92
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • cataract surgery
  • glaucoma
  • intraocular surgery complications
  • suprachoroidal expulsive hemorrhage

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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