What is the role of laser surgery in the treatment of Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) glaucoma?

Updated: Dec 26, 2018
  • Author: Masanori Takeoka, MD; Chief Editor: George I Jallo, MD  more...
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Nd:YAG laser goniotomy and argon laser trabeculoplasty have been used to a limited extent in pediatric glaucoma, and favorable results in some patients with SWS have been reported.


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