Ahmed Glaucoma Valve Alone With Amniotic Membrane or With Mitomycin C (MMC) for Treatment of Refractory Glaucoma

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    Shahid Beheshti Medical University
Updated on 22 January 2022

Summary

This randomized, controlled trial (RCT) compares the efficacy and safety of Ahmed Glaucoma Valve (AGV) implantation alone, with 3 minutes MMC application or with a single layer coverage of amniotic membrane. Outcomes include intraocular eye pressure (IOP), postoperative glaucoma medication and complications. AGV implantation site will be superior or inferior based on indication and these groups will be randomized separately.

Details
Condition Refractory Glaucoma
Treatment Ahmed Glaucoma Valve (AGV), Mitomycin C (MMC), amniotic membrane coverage
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT00893490
SponsorShahid Beheshti Medical University
Last Modified on22 January 2022

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