Releasable suture technique for trabeculectomy

We studied the effect of the releasable suture technique on immediate postoperative intraocular pressure (IOP). Nine eyes of nine patients with glaucoma had trabeculectomy with a releasable suture. In the six eyes that did not receive antimitotics, the suture was released by the fifth postoperative...

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Main Authors: Jacob Pushpa, Thomas Ravi, Mahajan Anuradha, Mathai Annie, Gieser Stephen, Raju Renu
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 1993-01-01
Series:Indian Journal of Ophthalmology
Online Access:;year=1993;volume=41;issue=2;spage=81;epage=82;aulast=Jacob