Staphyloma is a condition in which an underlying pigmented layer of eye tissue becomes visible due to thinning of the white part of the eye. This condition usually is caused by infection, trauma, or can be present at birth. Treatment of this condition can include adding tissue to the thinned area to prevent further deterioration.
Gleneagles Global Health City earlier known as Global Hospital Chennai is a leading tertiary care providing multi-specialty hospital in India with excellent outpatient, inpatient and emergency care facilities. The hospital is one of the largest hospitals of Gleneagles Global Hospitals in India, with a capacity of 1000 beds and ultra-modern infrastructure offering a wide range of healthcare services. The hospital is a recognized hospital and has many firsts to its credit including conducting the first Adult Liver swap Transplant, split liver transplant, and single lung transplant in India, along with being the first in South Indian states to perform 5 successful liver transplants in a day.