University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome (4)

This 22 year-old woman who has had glaucoma since early childhood. She has had at least seven surgeries by her history and was evaluated during the evaluation of her son who also has developmental glaucoma. She has count fingers vision in the right eye and 20/20 in the left. Her intraocular pressures are 20 mmHg OD and 14 mmHg OS using timolol, dorzolamide, and latanoprost in the right eye. One can see the marked embryotoxon and iris hypoplasia OU and changes in the right eye that are partially from the multiple surgical procedures.