June 2013
Volume 54, Issue 15
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ARVO Annual Meeting Abstract  |   June 2013
Retrospective study of congenital glaucoma surgical treatment
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Hector Bello Lopez Portillo
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Mexico, Mexico
  • Jesus Jimenez-Roman
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Mexico, Mexico
  • Mauricio Turati-Acosta
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Mexico, Mexico
  • Magdalena García-Huerta
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Mexico, Mexico
  • Rafael Castañeda Diez
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Mexico, Mexico
  • Felix Gil Carrasco
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Mexico, Mexico
  • Cristina Isida Llerandi
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Mexico, Mexico
  • Footnotes
    Commercial Relationships Hector Bello Lopez Portillo, None; Jesus Jimenez-Roman, None; Mauricio Turati-Acosta, None; Magdalena García-Huerta, None; Rafael Castañeda Diez, None; Felix Gil Carrasco, None; Cristina Isida Llerandi, None
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Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science June 2013, Vol.54, 4477. doi:https://doi.org/
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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. doi: https://doi.org/.

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Abstract

Purpose: To study efficacy of surgical treatment for congenital glaucoma and compare different surgical techniques

Methods: Review of patients records from 2000 to 2011 in Hospital “Dr. Luis Sánchez Bulnes” from Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México.

Results: 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.

Conclusions: Most used surgical treatment was Goniotomy Best success rate was in Ahmed Valve Implant group

Keywords: 427 aqueous • 465 clinical (human) or epidemiologic studies: systems/equipment/techniques  
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