University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Indentation Broad PAS

This gentleman is moderately hyperopic patient (+1.00 diopters) who has had longstanding glaucoma. He was taking pilocarpine gel at the time that this video was taken. His intraocular pressure was 32 mmHg. On examination he has narrow angles with scattered peripheral anterior synechia that are seen on indentation. Note: This video is also located in the Techniques for Difficult Angles - Indentation Gonioscopy and Peripheral Anterior Synechiae categories.