What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of hyphema?

Updated: Jan 18, 2019
  • Author: David L Nash, MD; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
  • Print
Answer

Answer

Infrequently, a B-scan and/or a CT scan may be necessary to rule out an intraocular tumor or a foreign body if a thorough examination is not possible and the reasons for postoperative hyphema are not clear.


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!