• Three cases of apparent ciliary block glaucoma occurred in eyes with cicatricial retinopathy of prematurity. The patients were seen initially with angle-closure glaucoma that was relieved with long-term cycloplegic therapy. The apparent ciliary block mechanism was eliminated by vitreous aspiration or lens removal.
Kushner BJ. Ciliary Block Glaucoma in Retinopathy of Prematurity. Arch Ophthalmol. 1982;100(7):1078–1079. doi:10.1001/archopht.1982.01030040056006
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