Which ocular abnormalities are associated with secondary congenital glaucoma?

Updated: Jul 27, 2020
  • Author: Inci Irak Dersu, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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This article discusses developmental glaucomas with associated ocular or systemic anomalies and the most identifiable causes. Aniridia and Peters Anomaly are discussed in other articles.

Glaucoma associated with congenital ocular abnormalities includes the following:

  • Aniridia
  • Hypoplasia/hyperplasia of iris
  • Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome
  • Peters anomaly
  • Congenital ectropion uvea
  • Congenital corneal staphyloma
  • Cornea plana
  • Iridoschisis
  • Microcornea
  • Microphthalmos
  • Morning glory syndrome
  • Persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous
  • Nanophthalmos
  • Posterior polymorphous dystrophy

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