Efficacy and safety of trabeculectomy with mitomycin C for childhood glaucoma: a study of results with long-term follow-up

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of trabeculectomy with mitomycin C in the management of childhood glaucoma. INTRODUCTION: The use of antifibrotic agents enhances the success of trabeculectomy performed in both adults and children. METHODS: A retrospective chart review (1991-2001)...

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Main Authors: Jair Giampani Junior, Adriana Silva Borges-Giampani, José Carlos Eudes Carani, Ernst Werner Oltrogge, Remo Susanna Junior
Format: Article
Published: Faculdade de Medicina / USP 2008-01-01
Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1807-59322008000400002