Corneoscleral transplantation in congenital corneal staphyloma and Peters' anomaly
Corneal transplant; Peters' anomaly; Staphyloma
An infant born with bilateral corneal clouding diagnosed clinically as congenital anterior staphyloma and Peters' anomaly was confirmed histopathologically. This case report demonstrates one clinical spectrum of Peters' anomaly. The clinical course and histopathologic findings are detailed as is a unique surgical approach of corneoscleral graft used to perserve the right globe.
Miller, M., Butrus, S., Hidayat, A., Wei, L., & Pontigo, M. (2003). Corneoscleral transplantation in congenital corneal staphyloma and Peters' anomaly. Ophthalmic Genetics, 24 (1). http://dx.doi.org/10.1076/opge.184.108.40.20691