What is Iridectomy?

An iridectomy, also known as a surgical iridectomy or correctomy, is the surgical removal of part of the iris. These procedures are most frequently performed in the treatment of closed-angle glaucoma and iris melanoma.

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sir what are the treatments for gluacoma

doctor1 MD

Hi Ranganath, Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum.
The Treatment depends upon the cause and the type of glaucoma. Oral Medications to protect the...

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Hello Doctors. My mother is suffering from Glaucoma in both eyes and the doctor advised her to undergo laser surgery . The cost of the surgery as...

doctor1 MD

Dear Vipul1711, First you must realize that the cost of treatment has nothing to do with the outcome. As long as appropriate treatment is given the...

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