The effect of trabeculectomy on the aqueous humor flow of the unoperated fellow eye

  title={The effect of trabeculectomy on the aqueous humor flow of the unoperated fellow eye},
  author={Michael Diestelhorst and G{\"u}nter Karl Krieglstein},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
Computerized anterior-chamber fluorophotometry was used to investigate the effect of unilateral antiglaucomatous trabeculectomy on the dynamics of aqueous humor in the unoperated fellow eye. In 14 patients with bilateral primary open-angle glaucoma, pigmentary glaucoma or exfoliation glaucoma, antiglaucomatous trabeculectomy was performed in one eye in which medical management of glaucoma had failed. The fellow eye in all patients had a well-defined history of glaucoma and had been treated with… CONTINUE READING


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