Assessment of conditions affecting surgical success of Ahmed glaucoma valve implants in glaucoma secondary to different uveitis etiologies in adults

@article{Sungur2017AssessmentOC,
  title={Assessment of conditions affecting surgical success of Ahmed glaucoma valve implants in glaucoma secondary to different uveitis etiologies in adults},
  author={Gulten Karatas Sungur and Mehmet Yakin and Umit Eksioglu and Banu Şatana and Firdevs Ornek},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2017},
  volume={31},
  pages={1435-1442}
}
PurposeThere is little known about the long-term efficacy and safety of Ahmed glaucoma valve (AGV) implant and about the conditions affecting surgical success in uveitic glaucoma (UG).Patients and methodsThe charts of adult patients with UG who underwent AGV implantation from 2006 to 2015 were reviewed retrospectively.ResultsData of 46 eyes of 39 patients… CONTINUE READING