Internal trans-pars plana filtering procedure in humans.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Two patients (two eyes) with end-stage, medically uncontrollable glaucoma underwent transvitreal pars plana filtering procedures with a contact Nd:YAG laser with a sapphire probe. Intraocular pressure was being maintained without medication four months after surgery, with persistence of a diffuse filtering bleb.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Peyman, GA; Charles, HC; Alghadyan, A

Published Date

  • January 1988

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 159 - 162

PubMed ID

  • 3417388

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0165-5701

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF00130617


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Netherlands