Outcomes of bleb excision and conjunctival advancement for leaking or hypotonous eyes after glaucoma filtering surgery.

@article{Tannenbaum2004OutcomesOB,
  title={Outcomes of bleb excision and conjunctival advancement for leaking or hypotonous eyes after glaucoma filtering surgery.},
  author={Dana P Tannenbaum and D Hoffman and Michael J Greaney and Joseph Caprioli},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={88 1},
  pages={99-103}
}
AIM To determine outcomes of bleb excision and conjunctival advancement for leaking or hypotonous eyes after glaucoma filtering surgery. METHODS In a retrospective case series the medical records of all patients who underwent bleb excision and conjunctival advancement surgery for bleb leaks or hypotony (defined as IOP less than 6 mm Hg, associated with reduced vision) at the Jules Stein Eye Institute and the Yale University Eye Center between January 1993 and June 2002 were reviewed. Only… CONTINUE READING