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Late-Onset Proptosis with Baerveldt Glaucoma Implants
  1. Emily Patterson (patterson.emily{at},
  2. Steven L Mansberger (smansberger{at},
  3. John Ng,
  4. Annisa Jamil,
  5. George A Cioffi MD
  1. Kaiser Permanente, United States
  2. Devers Eye Institute, United States
  3. Casey Eye Institute, United States
  4. Glaucoma Consultants Northwest, United States
  5. Devers Eye Institute, United States


    Surgeons use glaucoma implants in patients with uncontrolled intraocular pressure and poor surgical prognosis with trabeculectomy. We report 2 cases of late-onset proptosis subsequent to a Baerveldt glaucoma implant (Advanced Medical Optics, Santa Clara, CA) along with clinical, neuroimaging and histopathology findings.

    • Baerveldt glaucoma implant
    • Glaucoma surgery
    • histopathology
    • proptosis

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