Minimally invasive combined glaucoma and cataract surgery: clinical results of the smallest ab interno gel stent

Minimally invasive combined glaucoma and cataract surgery: clinical results of the smallest ab... Int Ophthalmol (2018) 38:1129–1134 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10792-017-0571-x ORIGINAL PAPER Minimally invasive combined glaucoma and cataract surgery: clinical results of the smallest ab interno gel stent . . . Alessandra De Gregorio Emilio Pedrotti Luisa Russo Simonetta Morselli Received: 25 January 2017 / Accepted: 16 May 2017 / Published online: 29 May 2017 Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2017 Abstract success rate was achieved in 80.4% and a qualified Purpose To verify the efficacy in intraocular pres- success in 97.5%. There were no major intra- and sure (IOP) reduction and safety of the smallest gel postoperative complications during the first year of stent (XEN 45 Gel Stent) microincisional glaucoma follow-up. surgery combined with microincisional cataract sur- Conclusions This study demonstrated that the smal- gery (MICS). ler diameter XEN 45 gel implant is statistically Methods Nonrandomized prospective clinical study. effective in reducing IOP and medications in glau- Forty-one eyes of 33 patients with open-angle glau- coma patients with a low rate of complications. coma underwent a XEN 45 Gel Stent implantation combined with MICS. Treatment outcomes analyzed Keywords Glaucoma  Microincisional glaucoma included: IOP, medication use, intra- and postopera- surgery (MIGS)  XEN Gel Stent  Filtration surgery tive complications. At the end of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png International Ophthalmology Springer Journals

Minimally invasive combined glaucoma and cataract surgery: clinical results of the smallest ab interno gel stent

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Springer Netherlands
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 by Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Ophthalmology
ISSN
0165-5701
eISSN
1573-2630
D.O.I.
10.1007/s10792-017-0571-x
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Abstract

Int Ophthalmol (2018) 38:1129–1134 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10792-017-0571-x ORIGINAL PAPER Minimally invasive combined glaucoma and cataract surgery: clinical results of the smallest ab interno gel stent . . . Alessandra De Gregorio Emilio Pedrotti Luisa Russo Simonetta Morselli Received: 25 January 2017 / Accepted: 16 May 2017 / Published online: 29 May 2017 Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2017 Abstract success rate was achieved in 80.4% and a qualified Purpose To verify the efficacy in intraocular pres- success in 97.5%. There were no major intra- and sure (IOP) reduction and safety of the smallest gel postoperative complications during the first year of stent (XEN 45 Gel Stent) microincisional glaucoma follow-up. surgery combined with microincisional cataract sur- Conclusions This study demonstrated that the smal- gery (MICS). ler diameter XEN 45 gel implant is statistically Methods Nonrandomized prospective clinical study. effective in reducing IOP and medications in glau- Forty-one eyes of 33 patients with open-angle glau- coma patients with a low rate of complications. coma underwent a XEN 45 Gel Stent implantation combined with MICS. Treatment outcomes analyzed Keywords Glaucoma  Microincisional glaucoma included: IOP, medication use, intra- and postopera- surgery (MIGS)  XEN Gel Stent  Filtration surgery tive complications. At the end of

Journal

International OphthalmologySpringer Journals

Published: May 29, 2017

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