University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Pigment Dispersion Syndrome with Marked Back Bowing

This young man is in his 30’s. He has had intraocular pressures as high as 32 mmHg in the right eye and 25 mmHg in the left eye. He has never been on therapy for glaucoma and currently has pressures of 17 mmHg and healthy optic nerves. He has remarkable back bowing.