Corneal stromal pseudohypopyon in a pseudophakic patient

A Agrawal, VB Pratap, S Suman, VK Pal
2012 Nepalese Journal of Ophthalmology  
Corneal stromal pseudohypopyon is a rare entity. Case: A 65-year-old female developed a suture abscess in her pseudophakic right eye, three years after conventional extra-capsular cataract extraction with posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation. Pus from the suture abscess tracked down the corneal stromal layers and formed a pus level leading to the appearance of a corneal intra-stromal pseudo-hypopyon. Conclusion:This case is unique due to its unusual clinical presentation and
more » ... s the fact that corneal pseudohypopyon may occur without any associated anterior chamber hypopyon or Descemet's detachment. Agrawal A et al Corneal pseudohypopyon Nepal
doi:10.3126/nepjoph.v4i1.5871 pmid:22344017 fatcat:uzrwgiwfsrdmtc6tcmadb75jli