What is the mortality and morbidity associated with hyphema glaucoma?

Updated: Jul 29, 2020
  • Author: Inci Irak Dersu, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Answer

Most hyphema cases are due to blunt trauma. Less common causes are systemic diseases and following eye surgery. Spontaneous hyphema is quite rare. Morbidity of disease depends on underlying pathology, associated diseases, and risk factors.


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