Management of glaucoma drainage implant tube kink and obstruction with Pars Plana Clip.


Journal Article

Increased intraocular pressure after glaucoma drainage implant surgery may be caused by obstruction of the tube. A case of obstruction of an Ahmed glaucoma valve tube after pars plana insertion due to kinking of the tube was treated with a Pars Plana Clip (New World Medical, Rancho Cucamonga, CA).

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Netland, PA; Schuman, S

Published Date

  • March 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 36 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 167 - 168

PubMed ID

  • 15792322

Pubmed Central ID

  • 15792322

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1542-8877


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States