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After an enucleation an adhesion of the lid to the stump and the optic nerve had occurred, followed by sympathetic ophthalmia, which was cured by the removal of the stump.
Reference: Sutphen TY. Case of sympathetic ophthalmia from adhesion of lid to stump–enucleation–recovery. Arch Ophthalmol. 1898;27:455.
A look at the past . . . Arch Ophthalmol. 2000;118(3):449. doi:10.1001/archopht.118.3.449
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