[The behaviour of plastic catheters within the anterior segment of rabbit's eyes (author's transl)].

@article{Egerer1976TheBO,
  title={[The behaviour of plastic catheters within the anterior segment of rabbit's eyes (author's transl)].},
  author={I Egerer},
  journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde},
  year={1976},
  volume={169 6},
  pages={746-9}
}
  • I Egerer
  • Published 1976 in Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde
The location and tolerance of plastic tubes (2 polyvinyl and 7 silicone respectively) within the anterior segment of the eyes of nine rabbits were observed for periods of 3 to 9 months. In 3 animals the tube was held in place with a single (scleral) suture: the catheter was ultimately totally displaced into the anterior chamber. In the remaining 6 cases a second (corneal) suture was applied. As a result only a limited migration of the silicone catheters was observed. The suprascleral as well as… CONTINUE READING