Outcomes of Circumferential Trabeculotomy and Converted 180-Degree Traditional Trabeculotomy in Patients With Neonatal-onset Primary Congenital Glaucoma

AKTAŞ Z. , Ucgul A. Y. , ATALAY H. T.

JOURNAL OF GLAUCOMA, vol.29, no.9, pp.813-818, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/ijg.0000000000001559
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF GLAUCOMA
  • Page Numbers: pp.813-818
  • Keywords: circumferential trabeculotomy, neonatal-onset, newborn, primary congenital glaucoma, traditional trabeculotomy, MICROCATHETER-ASSISTED TRABECULOTOMY, ILLUMINATED MICROCATHETER, SURGICAL SUCCESS, SURGERY, TRABECULECTOMY, 360-DEGREE, CHILDREN


Precis: The present study demonstrates that the surgical success rate of circumferential trabeculotomy is 64.7% according to target intraocular pressure (IOP) <= 21 mm Hg and >= 30% reduction from baseline in patients with neonatal-onset primary congenital glaucoma (PCG), with an average follow-up of 35.1 months.