[External trabecular excision--alternative to filtering glaucoma operation in patients with open angle glaucoma].

BACKGROUND Postoperative complications concerning glaucoma filtering surgery (trabeculectomy, goniotrepanation) often include hypotonia that may lead to athalamia or choroidal detachment, which are difficult to handle. Cystic non filtering blebs are due to postinflammatory reactions, and may limit the success of filtering surgery. Aim of the study was to… CONTINUE READING