Long-term results of Ahmed glaucoma valve and Molteno implant in neovascular glaucoma

@article{Yalva2007LongtermRO,
  title={Long-term results of Ahmed glaucoma valve and Molteno implant in neovascular glaucoma},
  author={Ilgaz Yalvaç and Umit Eksioglu and Banu Şatana and Sunay Duman},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2007},
  volume={21},
  pages={65-70}
}
AimsTo evaluate the surgical success results of Ahmed glaucoma valve (AGV) and Molteno single-plate implant (MSPI) in cases of neovascular glaucoma (NVG).MethodsBetween May 1997 and May 2002, 38 of 38 NVG patients that underwent implantation of AGV and 27 eyes of 27 NVG patients that underwent MSPI (a total 65 eyes of 65 patients) included to the study.ResultsThe cumulative probabilities of success were 63.2% at 1 year, 56.2% at 2 years, 43.2% at 3 years, 37.8% at 4 years, and 25.2% at 5 years… CONTINUE READING
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