Laser treatment of iris vascular tufts

Francesco Bandello, Rosario Brancato, Rosangela Lattanzio, Gisella Maestranzi

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We describe a case of iris vascular tufts which came to our attention because of a hyphacma. Laser treatment was carried out for the vascular anomalies. After a period of 3 months, fresh vascular anomalies had appeared in different locations. Further treatment led to permanent obliteration. We emphasize the importance of fluoro-iridography in the monitoring of vascular anomalies as it allows accurate targeting treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)187-191
Number of pages5
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1993


  • Hyphaema
  • Laser treatment
  • Recurrences
  • Vascular tufts

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems

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    Bandello, F., Brancato, R., Lattanzio, R., & Maestranzi, G. (1993). Laser treatment of iris vascular tufts. Ophthalmologica, 206(4), 187-191.