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Table 2 Indications for enucleation and evisceration

From: Enucleation and evisceration at a tertiary care hospital in a developing country

Indication Evisceration/enucleation No. of eye Evisceration/enucleation %
Severe trauma 14/13 33.3 % / 50 %
Glaucoma 5/5 12 % / 19.2 %
Endophthalmitis 12/1 28.6 % / 3.8 %
Keratitis 10/2 23.8 % / 7.7 %
Behcet’s disease 1/2 2.4 % / 7.7 %
Tumors 0/3 0 % / 11.5 %
Total 42/26 100 % / 99.9 %