iridodialysis


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iridodialysis

 [ir″ĭ-do-di-al´i-sis]
separation or loosening of the iris from its root at the ciliary body, either from trauma or from surgical accident.

ir·i·do·di·al·y·sis

(ir'i-dō-dī-al'i-sis),
A colobomatous defect of the iris caused by its separation from the scleral spur.
[irido- + G. dialysis, loosening]

iridodialysis

/iri·do·di·al·y·sis/ (ir″ĭ-do-di-al´ĭ-sis) the separation or loosening of the iris from its attachments.

ir·i·do·di·al·y·sis

(ir'i-dō-dī-al'i-sis)
Separation of the iris root from the scleral; often results from trauma.
[irido- + G. dialysis, loosening]

iridodialysis

A tearing away of the iris from its attachment to the ciliary body. It usually occurs as a result of blunt trauma to the eye.

iridodialysis

separation or loosening of the iris from its attachments.
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One of these cases had associated iridodialysis & vitreous herniating into the anterior chamber with secondary glaucoma & PVD.
Visual acuity at presentation was hand movement (HM) at 1 meter in affected eye with hyphema, traumatic cataract, iridodialysis and severe commotio retinae.
Exclusion criteria included significant corneal opacification, large iridodialysis, raised IOP, and posterior segment involvement.
This included prolapse in 9 patients iridodialysis in 2 patients iris tear and sphincter rupture in 1patient each.
15) Other reported causes of glaucoma in raptors are traumatic iridodialysis and cyclodialysis (13); neither of which was observed in the present case, and primary glaucoma, (11) which would not be permanently corrected with short-term medical therapy as was the case in the current report.
Corectopia (or ectopic pupil), is similarly either congenital or acquired, as a result of penetrating trauma, surgery, iridodialysis or inflammation.
Visualisation of the angle is also recommended where there is any suspicion of peripheral anterior synechiae, angle recession or iridodialysis post-trauma.
4 mm Hg), and eyes with iridodialysis or cyclodialysis have higher intraocular pressure (mean [+ or -] SD, 35.
Corneal laceration more than 10 mm, injuries like iridodialysis, zonular dehiscence, vitreous haemorrhage, retinal detachment, cases with age less than two years were excluded from the study.
c) This is iridodialysis, Treat by surgically suturing the iris root to the scleral wall
of cases Per cent Hyphema 6 24% Sphincter tear 7 28% Iridodialysis 2 8% Subluxation of lens 1 4% Traumatic cataract 5 20% Choroidal tear 2 8% Macular oedema 2 8%