How To Handle Overhanging Bleb- Just Cut It

July 8, 2011

Glaucoma Today:  Dr. Palmberg discusses what I have seen elsewhere (I think one Youtube)- a large overhanging bleb causing cosmetic issues and decreased vision can simply be handled by trimming it. Remarkably, it doesn’t leak. It demonstrates that the bleb is not like a balloon- it usually is a complicated honeycomb of tissue, and therefore parts can be excised without leakage.

 

 



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