Which devices may be used to enhance trabeculectomy success?

Updated: May 18, 2020
  • Author: Maria Hannah Pia Uyloan de Guzman, MD; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Multiple devices have been used to enhance trabeculectomy success, including a mini-shunt, [46] a biodegradable collagen matrix implant (Ologen), [47] and amniotic membrane [48] . However, there is only low-quality evidence that these devices are beneficial. [49]


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