Infectious keratitis in a paracentesis tract

A. Azuara-Blanco, L.J. Katz

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A paracentesis is performed in glaucoma procedures as a flat, beveled tract to allow access into the anterior chamber after the filtration fistula is made. Complications related to the paracentesis are infrequent because it is a self-sealing wound. The authors report a case of infectious keratitis that developed in a paracentesis tract.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)332-333
Number of pages2
JournalOphthalmic Surgery and Lasers
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 01 Apr 1997


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