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Hector Bello Lopez Portillo, Jesus Jimenez-Roman, Mauricio Turati-Acosta, Magdalena García-Huerta, Rafael Castañeda Diez, Felix Gil Carrasco, Cristina Isida Llerandi; Retrospective study of congenital glaucoma surgical treatment. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2013;54(15):4477.
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To study efficacy of surgical treatment for congenital glaucoma and compare different surgical techniques
Review of patients records from 2000 to 2011 in Hospital “Dr. Luis Sánchez Bulnes” from Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México.
79 patients with congenital glaucoma between 2000 and 2011 were included; 80 % of cases less than a year old, sex distribution was 62% male and 38% female. 158 eyes where included in study, most utiliced procedure was goniotomy en 126 cases, 35.71% where qualified as success, 60.31% failed an 3.96 there was no report. Ahmed valve implat was de second mos utilized procedurce in 64 of cases 51.56% success, 45.31% failed , finally trabeculotomy was made in 62 cases 45.16 success, 51.61% failed.
Most used surgical treatment was Goniotomy Best success rate was in Ahmed Valve Implant group
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