Kerala Journal of Ophthalmology

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Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 33  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 8--11

Glaucoma in pregnancy: An update and practical guide


Sirisha Senthil1, Dhanya Cheriyath2 
1 VST Glaucoma Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
2 Department of Glaucoma, Jyothis Eye Care, Kannur, Kerala, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Sirisha Senthil
L V Prasad Eye Institute, Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, L V Prasad Marg, Road No 2, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad - 500 034, Telangana
India

Lack of clear guidelines and understanding makes management of glaucoma during pregnancy a major challenge. The treatment should be balanced in such a way that it is safe for the mother and the growing fetus while maintaining the intraocular pressure control and stability of glaucoma.


How to cite this article:
Senthil S, Cheriyath D. Glaucoma in pregnancy: An update and practical guide.Kerala J Ophthalmol 2021;33:8-11


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Senthil S, Cheriyath D. Glaucoma in pregnancy: An update and practical guide. Kerala J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 May 7 ];33:8-11
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