Inadvertent Filtering Bleb Due to Corneal Stromal Wick Syndrome

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We report a unique case in which an inadvertent filtering bleb was created after a complicated cataract surgery through an unusual mechanism: an internal fragment of corneal stroma, which was still attached at one end of the clear corneal wound, was pushed into the anterior chamber, became inadvertently entrapped in the wound, and served as a wick to prevent complete healing.

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