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Featured Article for February 1, 2016

Glaucomatocyclitic Crisis (Posner-Schlossman Syndrome)

Posner-Schlossman Syndrome (PSS), also known as glaucomatocyclitic crisis, is a disease typified by acute, unilateral, recurrent attacks of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) accompanied by mild anterior chamber inflammation. The pathophysiology is still unknown, although there are several theories proposed, ranging from autoimmune to infectious. Treatment management is focused on controlling the intraocular pressure and decreasing inflammation.

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Penny A. Asbell M.D. M.B.A.
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Andrew Go Lee, MD
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