Corpus ID: 29045329

[Trabeculectomy combined with radical lobelike iridencleisis (author's transl)].

  title={[Trabeculectomy combined with radical lobelike iridencleisis (author's transl)].},
  author={H. Payer},
  journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde},
  volume={172 2},
  • H. Payer
  • Published 1978
  • Medicine
  • Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde
Between 1974 and 1977 the new combined operation was performed on 67 eyes with chronic, acute or secondary glaucoma. On observation i.o. pressure was found regulated in all eyes, but 15% needed subsidiary drugs. Complications did not occur more often than in the usual trabeculectomy. In performng surgery it is important to make the canal of Schlemm visible by diaphanoscopy to be sure to include it with the enlarged excision of sclerocorneal tissue. Through the method of excision and radial… Expand
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