Anterior Segment Angiography in Strabismus Surgery

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Serval ID
serval:BIB_D7645691B64D
Type
Article: article from journal or magazin.
Collection
Publications
Institution
Title
Anterior Segment Angiography in Strabismus Surgery
Journal
Klinische Monatsblatter Fur Augenheilkunde
Author(s)
Kaeser P.F., Klainguti G.
ISSN
1439-3999 (Electronic)
ISSN-L
0023-2165
Publication state
Published
Issued date
2012
Peer-reviewed
Oui
Volume
229
Number
4
Pages
362-364
Language
english
Notes
Publication types: JOURNAL ARTICLEPublication Status: ppublish
Abstract
Background: Anterior ciliary arteries travelling along recti muscles provide anterior segment vascularization, which can be compromised by surgery involving more than 2 muscles.Patients and Methods: We studied retrospectively the files of 10 patients in whom a fluorescein angiography of the iris had been performed as a pre-operative assessment prior to a second or third oculomotor surgery.Results: The median age of the patients was 47.5 years (range 15 to 73 years). Relative iris ischemia was present in 4 patients following multiple surgeries, none of them presenting any general cardiovascular risk. The initial surgical protocol was modified according to angiographic results in these 4 patients.Conclusion: When further surgery has to be performed on previously multi-operated patients, anterior segment angiography can be useful in the planning of surgery in order to minimize the risks of anterior segment ischemia.
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16/04/2012 11:29
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20/08/2019 15:57
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