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Baerveldt implantation, trabeculectomy yield similar results after primary
“Multiple factors must be considered when selecting a glaucoma procedure, including the patient's tolerance of glaucoma medical therapy, target level of IOP reduction, risk of postoperative complications, and surgeon's experience and comfort with each …
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Consider family history of glaucoma before genetic testing, counseling
Iowa City, IA—Though genetic testing can identify some types of glaucoma, risk assessment and counseling based on family history is more helpful for most patients than genetic testing, said Wallace L.M. Alward, MD. “There are a lot of genetic risk …
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