anterior synechia


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Noun1.anterior synechia - adhesion between the iris and the corneaanterior synechia - adhesion between the iris and the cornea
synechia - adhesions between the iris and the lens or cornea resulting from trauma or eye surgery or as a complication of glaucoma or cataract; can lead to blindness
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The complications associated with iris prolapse and corneal laceration include uveitis, endophthalmitis, panophthalmitis, anterior synechia, pigmentation, secondary glaucoma and dehiscence of suture (Miller, 2008).
What was special about case 2 was that brown nodules in the iris and many pigment depositions were found in the trabecular meshwork in the corresponding place of the anterior synechia under a slit-lamp [Figure 1]g and gonioscope [Figure 1]h.

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