Releasable suture technique for trabeculectomy

A retrospective review of 154 trabeculectomies with releasable sutures was performed to assess the effect of suture release on intraocular pressure (IOP) at various postoperative periods. Release of the suture was necessary in 38% of cases. The immediate reduction in IOP was significant (...

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Main Authors: Thomas Ravi, Jacob Pushpa, Braganza Andrew, Mermoud Andre, Muliyil Jayaprakash
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 1997-01-01
Series:Indian Journal of Ophthalmology
Online Access:;year=1997;volume=45;issue=1;spage=37;epage=41;aulast=Thomas

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