Mastering TASS: An Updated Review of the Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
Title: Mastering Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (TASS): An Updated Review of the Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
Author: M. Aabid Farukhi
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; TASS; Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome
Diagnosis: Toxic anterior segment syndrome
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient who presented with toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) after cataract surgery. A review of the differentiation of TASS versus endophthalmitis is discussed. The causes, pathogenesis, clinical course, risk factors for, and management of TASS are presented. A grading scale for TASS is also presented.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds