Chronic Swelling of the White of the Eye – This is a patient who, after previous surgery by another doctor, developed a chronic swelling of the white of the eye which would not respond to topical eye drops. Therefore, surgery was performed in which the swollen tissue (Tenon´s capsule) beneath the conjunctiva was removed. Postoperatively, his chronic swelling, or chemosis, of the white of the eye was relieved.

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