Clinical characteristics and leakage of functioning blebs after trabeculectomy with mitomycin-C in primary glaucoma patients.

@article{Hu2003ClinicalCA,
  title={Clinical characteristics and leakage of functioning blebs after trabeculectomy with mitomycin-C in primary glaucoma patients.},
  author={C D Hu and Hiroshi Matsuo and Goji Tomita and Yasuyuki Suzuki and Makoto Araie and Shiroaki Shirato and Sumiyoshi Tanaka},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2003},
  volume={110 2},
  pages={345-52}
}
PURPOSES To describe the clinical characteristics of functioning blebs in Japanese glaucoma patients after primary trabeculectomy with adjunctive mitomycin-C (MMC) and to correlate their associations with postoperative bleb leakage. DESIGN A prospective, observational case series. PARTICIPANTS One hundred sixty-two glaucoma patients who had undergone primary trabeculectomy with MMC at the University of Tokyo Hospital at least 3 months before were examined between December 1997 and February… CONTINUE READING