The Pediatric Glaucomas book cover

The Pediatric Glaucomas

Complete with surgical drawings and color photographs, PEDIATRIC GLAUCOMA provides background information for glaucoma including epidemiology, pathology and the new classification system. Medical management is described as well as surgical management including the use of drainage implants and laser cyclodestructive procedures.

Ophthalmologists, Pediatric Ophthalmologists, Glaucoma Specialists


Published: September 2005

Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann

ISBN: 978-0-7506-7336-5


  • 1. Historical Perspective of Developmental Glaucomas

    2. Terminology and Classification of Developmental Glaucomas

    3. Embryologic Basis of Developmental Glaucomas

    4. Epidemiology and Genetics of Developmental Glaucomas

    5. Pathology and Pathogenesis of Developmental Glaucomas

    6. Primary Congenital Glaucoma

    7. Secondary Congenital Glaucoma

    8. Overview of the Management of Developmental Glaucomas

    9. Medical Therapy of Pediatric Glaucoma

    10. Initial Surgical Treatment of Congenital Glaucoma

    11. Simultaneous Surgery for Bilateral Congenital Glaucoma

    12. Management of Refractory Pediatric Glaucoma

    13. Penetrating Keratoplasty in Children with Developmental Glaucomas

    14. Glaucomas in Aphakia and Pseudophakia after Congenital Cataract Surgery

    15. Management of Residual Vision in Pediatric Glaucoma



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