University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Surgical Drainage of Choroidal Effusions: Technique and Pearls

Daniel Bettis, MD

Twitter: @DanBettisMD

Length: 6:16


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While we never wish for the opportunity to use this surgery, we know that it will rarely present itself for the glaucoma surgeon. As such, knowing how to safely drain choroidal effusions is a useful tool to have in one's toolbox. Here we discuss our standard technique for draining choroidal effusions, along with pearls and tips for doing so.

last updated: 04/18/2018
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