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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Iowa Glaucoma Curriculum Anki Study Questions

Supplementary Material

Chapter 11

Case from
Primary Congenital Glaucoma (Infantile Glaucoma): 3-year-old female referred for evaluation of increased eye size, left eye.


Primary congenital glaucoma cases from
Primary Congenital Glaucoma - 1: This 18 year-old man was first seen at age 4 months with unilateral buphthalmos and Haab striae. He had near total cupping in his left eye. The patient underwent a trabeculotomy at age 4 months. The video is at age 18. At this time he had an intraocular pressure on no medications of 14 mmHg and healthy optic nerve (C/D 0.25 vs. 0.1 OD).
Primary Congenital Glaucoma - 2: This is an operating room view through a Swan Jacobs lens (direct goniolens) into the angle of a baby with primary congenital glaucoma.