Effect of the concentration and duration of application of mitomycin C in trabeculectomy.

@article{Neelakantan1994EffectOT,
  title={Effect of the concentration and duration of application of mitomycin C in trabeculectomy.},
  author={A Neelakantan and Beedu Sashidhar Rao and Lijaya Vijaya and S B Grandham and N. Nambi Krishnan and V S Priya and R Murugeshan},
  journal={Ophthalmic surgery},
  year={1994},
  volume={25 9},
  pages={612-5}
}
Ninety-three consecutive trabeculectomies in which mitomycin C (MMC) was applied intraoperatively, either at a concentration of 0.5 mg/mL for 5 minutes (n = 48) or at a concentration of 0.4 mg/mL for 3 minutes (n = 45), were reviewed to determine whether there was a significant difference between the two groups in terms of intraocular pressure (IOP) control and the incidence of complications. Preoperative and postoperative IOPs in the two groups did not differ significantly (P = .817 and .131… CONTINUE READING