Protruded Eye mass

A 7 Yr old boy presented with a protrusion of the left eye of 3 years duration following an event of sharp trauma to that eye the patient's mother reported an accidental cut to his left eye while he played with a kitchen knife 3 years previously. Immediately after the accident he was brought to the local hospital & seen by a general practitioner. The patient complained of a red eye, pain, and loss of vision. He was given an eye patch, eye drops, and oral antibiotics and managed as an outpatient. 2 months after the injury, the patient complained of an enlarging whitish protrusion of his left eye. Now how should we treat?


This eye will need corneal transplant It is anterior staphyloma Pt has already lost the vision may land in pthysis bulbi and lead to enucleation
Thanx dr Pushkar ji Bhomia

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Lt ant. Staphyloma Advise corneal transplant
?? Post ocular Trauma Corneal Staphyloma. Ocular trauma occurring in children often leads to visual impairment or blindness when it is not properly managed Corneal Transplant required
Left eye is divergent due to total anterior staphyloma If it is painful treatment is enucleation
Take him to AIIMS New Delhi ophthalmology Department
Traumatic Keratoconus Corneal transplant
Anterior (corneal) asap.
Surgical management. Eye transplantation
Staphyloma..Needs corneal transplant..
Anterior staphyloma of Lt.eye
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