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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We avoided performing 360-degree argon laser cyclophotocoagulation of the right eye due to the risk of phthisis bulbi.
5) showed that tube surgery, Nd-YAG laser, and diode laser cyclophotocoagulation all effectively lower IOP in the short and medium term in refractory glaucoma.
Effects of cyclophotocoagulation with a neodiminium: yttrium-aluminium-garnet laser, on corneal sensitivity, intraocular pressure, aqueous tear production, and corneal nerve morphology in eyes of dogs.
Subconjunctival anesthesia in contact diode laser cyclophotocoagulation.
The conventional treatments such as medication, trabeculectomy, cyclocryotherapy, and cyclophotocoagulation generally have poor success rates in managing NVG.
Management of neovascular glaucoma with transscleral cyclophotocoagulation with diode laser alone versus combination transscleral cyclophotocoagulation with diode laser and intravitreal bevacizumab.
Cyclophotocoagulation,Glaucoma,Gonioscopy,Iridotomy,Perimetry,Pigment dispersion syndrome,Tonometry,Trabeculoplasty
Cyclophotocoagulation, which reduces fluid production by damaging parts of the ciliary body, the part of the eye that makes fluid.
Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of transscleral diode laser cyclophotocoagulation (TDCP) for treatment of uncontrolled intraocular pressure (IOP) elevation secondary to emulsification of silicone oil (SiO) injection.
Key Words: Diode laser, refractory glaucoma, silicone oil emulsification, transscleral cyclophotocoagulation
1) Acquired form can occur anteriorly in many conditions such as rheumatoid scleritis, after trans-scleral contact diode laser cyclophotocoagulation, neurofibromatosis, after lensectomy in homocystinuria, and posteriorly in conditions such as high myopia.
Purpose: To evaluate the safety and efficacy of transscleral diode laser cyclophotocoagulation (TSDLC) in advanced glaucoma refractory to medical or surgical treatment.