Molteno Implants

Known as: Implants, Molteno, Molteno Shunts, Shunts, Molteno 
Devices implanted to control intraocular pressure by allowing aqueous fluid to drain from the anterior chamber. (Hoffman, Pocket Glossary of… (More)
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1985-2012
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2009
2009
PURPOSE To identify cell types and extracellular matrix components in Molteno implant capsules. METHODS Histologic features… (More)
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2009
2009
Bei Glaukom-Augen, die medikamentös und operativ nicht druckreguliert werden konnten oder bereits zur Erblindung geführt haben… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To describe the histopathology of Molteno implant capsules in cases of primary and secondary glaucoma and to correlate… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Inflammation associated with biomaterials may contribute to the failure of glaucoma drainage devices. OBJECTIVE To… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
Purpose and methods This study reviews the long-term follow-up (mean 11.2 years, range 9 months to 16 years 9 months) of Molteno… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The pressure-ridge Molteno implant incorporates a ridge on the proximal episcleral plate to limit… (More)
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1994
1994
Single-plate Molteno implants were installed in two stages in glaucomatous monkey eyes. This device shunts aqueous from the… (More)
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1992
1992
We describe a technique of internal suture ligation of the tube of the Molteno seton to prevent hypotony in the immediate… (More)
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1991
1991
When a Molteno implant is being inserted, the silicone tube occasionally can be misdirected anteriorly, bringing the end of the… (More)
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1987
1987
 
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