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Bilateral Hypopyon in a Patient With Glaucoma

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Based on this clinical scenario and the accompanying image, understand how to arrive at a correct diagnosis.
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Article Information

Corresponding Author: Lesya Shuba, MD, PhD, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Dalhousie University, Two West, 1276 S Park St, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9, Canada (lesya.shuba@dal.ca).

Published Online: October 28, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.1447

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.

Additional Contributions: We thank the patient for granting permission to publish this information.

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