A Novel Surgical Method to Treat Chronic Ocular Hypotony


Gurelik G., Korkmaz S., Disli G., SÜL S.

OPHTHALMIC SURGERY LASERS & IMAGING RETINA, cilt.50, sa.3, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 50 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3928/23258160-20190301-12
  • Dergi Adı: OPHTHALMIC SURGERY LASERS & IMAGING RETINA

Özet

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: To assess the effect of a novel surgical method for the treatment of chronic ocular hypotony (COH). The surgical method involves partially blocking the iridocorneal angle and decreasing aqueous humor outflow. A capsular tension ring (CTR) is placed in the iridocorneal angle.