[Effect of amniotic membrane on filtering bleb after trabeculectomy in rabbit eyes].

@article{Zhong2000EffectOA,
  title={[Effect of amniotic membrane on filtering bleb after trabeculectomy in rabbit eyes].},
  author={Yisheng Zhong and Yiming Zhou and Kangsun Wang},
  journal={Yan ke xue bao = Eye science},
  year={2000},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={73-6, 83}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of amniotic membrane on filtering blebs after trabeculectomy. METHODS Twelve rabbits underwent bilateral trabeculectomies. One eye was randomly sutured preserved human amniotic membrane between the sclera and the scleral flap and the other eye served as the control. The filtering blebs and filtering function were observed at the 1st, 2nd and 3rd week after the operation. The scar development situation between bleb and episclera was observed under the light… CONTINUE READING