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P G Rehkopf, B J Mondino, S I Brown, D B Goldberg; A long-term implantable aqueous delivery system for the external rabbit eye.. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 1980;19(4):428-430.
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An implantable system is described which continuously delivered an aqueous solution to the external surface of six rabbit eyes for 6 weeks. A polytetrafluoroethylene tube was implanted in the superior conjunctival fornix 4 weeks prior to the implantation of the Infusaid pump. The pump provides a fluid source which is easily refilled and requires no batteries or external power source.
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