Trabeculectomy with Mitomycin-C in Patients with Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome: A Case SeriesCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Vaibhav Kumar Jain,
Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Uttar Pradesh Rural Institute of Medical Sciences & Research (UPRIMS & R),
Saifai, Etawah – 206130, India.
Iridocorneal Endothelial syndrome (ICE) is a rare ocular disorder characterized by abnormal endothelization of angle structure and iris producing characteristic manifestations including secondary angle closure glaucoma. We describe the clinical course of three patients with secondary glaucoma due to ICE syndrome who underwent trabeculectomy with mitomycin-C. At last follow-up, all patients had controlled IOP (<18 mm Hg) drug. Early postoperative period was accompanied by shallowing of anterior chamber diffuse vascularisation of bleb frequent episodes of high IOP which were managed successfully. Trabeculectomy with MMC offers a good treatment choice for the management of secondary glaucoma associated with ICE syndrome.
ICE syndrome, Secondary glaucoma, Trabeculectomy with MMC
Vaibhav Kumar Jain, Reena Sharma, Sushil Ojha, Anupama Tandon, Meenu Babber, Gunjan Jain, et al.. TRABECULECTOMY WITH MITOMYCIN-C IN PATIENTS WITH IRIDOCORNEAL ENDOTHELIAL SYNDROME: A CASE SERIES. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2016 May [cited: 2018 Jul 21 ]; 10:NR05-NR06. Available from
Date of Submission: Aug 27, 2015
Date of Peer Review: Oct 27, 2015
Date of Acceptance: Jan 09, 2016
Date of Publishing: May 01, 2016
Financial OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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