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CASE REPORT
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 97-99

Late occurrence of lens particle glaucoma due to an occult glass intralenticular foreign body


Department of Ophthalmology, Mohammed A. Rahman Al-Bahar Eye Centre, Ibn Sina Hospital, Ministry of Health, Kuwait

Correspondence Address:
Margaret A Reddy
Department of Ophthalmology, Al-Bahar Eye Centre, Ibn Sina Hospital
Kuwait
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-9233.53870

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We report a case of traumatic mature cataract with a late occurrence of lens particle glaucoma after 11 years of trauma due to a presence of an occult intralenticular glass foreign body which was detected accidentally during the cataract surgery.


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