cyclophotocoagulation


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cy·clo·pho·to·co·ag·u·la·tion

(sī'klō-fō'tō-kō-ag'yū-lā'shŭn),
Photocoagulation of the ciliary processes to reduce the secretion of aqueous humor in glaucoma.
[cyclo- + photocoagulation]

cy·clo·pho·to·co·ag·u·la·tion

(sī'klō-fō'tō-kō-ag'yŭ-lā'shŭn)
Photocoagulation of the ciliary processes to reduce the secretion of aqueous humor in glaucoma.

cyclophotocoagulation

laser treatment to destroy the ciliary body processes. See also cyclodestruction.
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Subconjunctival anesthesia in contact diode laser cyclophotocoagulation.
Best noted that the 810 nm red diode laser will find application for such indications for glaucoma as transcleral cyclophotocoagulation, transcleral endo-cyclophotocoagulation, ablation of the ciliary process for the reduction of the intra-ocular pressure, and retinal photocoagulation used for diabetic patients.
Cyclophotocoagulation,Glaucoma,Gonioscopy,Iridotomy,Perimetry,Pigment dispersion syndrome,Tonometry,Trabeculoplasty