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Anomalous Anterior Segment Vasculature - Photo Essay 4

Peter Shah
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Anomalous Anterior Segment Vasculature - Photo Essay 4

Anomalous anterior segment vasculature is an important clinical sign to avoid surgical disaster.  It can indicate serious disease including carotid-cavernous fistula, cavernous sinus thrombosis and the presence of nanophthalmos.  Potentially blinding complications of surgery can result if specific operative measures are not undertaken.

Peter Shah

Professor Peter Shah is a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and Supra-Regional Glaucoma Specialist at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust. He is also a Visiting Professor to the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre (Moorfields Eye Hospital and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology). He is Honorary Professor of Glaucoma at the Centre for Health and Social Care Improvement at the University of Wolverhampton.

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