Film 100180 Polypropylene-Modified Trabeculectomy | ASCRS
Film 100180 Polypropylene-Modified Trabeculectomy
April 2024
Meeting: 2024 ASCRS Annual Meeting
Presenting Authors: Fernando Garcia Marote, MD; Maria DEL Pilar Lucena, MD, MD
Category: Glaucoma Surgery
This content is only available to 2024 ASCRS Annual Meeting physician registrants

To log in, click the teal "Login" button in the upper right-hand corner of this page. If you are logged in but still do not have access, please check your 2024 Annual Meeting registration.

A modified trabeculectomy procedure was developed, where polypropylene 6/00 is used with the objective of acting as a spacer at the level of the scleral bed and the subconjunctival bleb. The technique is based on passing a suture and forming the letter omega.The sutures pass through the scleral bed under the scleral flap."

We use cookies to measure site performance and improve your experience. By continuing to use this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Legal Notice.