The Ophthalmology Unit,  Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.

The Ophthalmology Department, Sarawak General Hospital, Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.



Suture lysis

Photo by Professor Chua Chung Nen

The IOP of this patient increased to 26mmHg 4 weeks post-trabeculectomy with MMC. Gonioscopy showed patent sclerotomy. Suture lysis was performed with Hoskin's lens and the IOP decreased to 14mmHg.


Hyphaema post-trabeculectomy for neovascular glaucoma. Despite the flat bleb, the IOP was normal.


Gonioscopy with Goldmann lens shows patent sclerotomy at 4 weeks post-operative and no signs of iris neovascularization. The IOP was normal.

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