1. Optical Coherence Tomography Assessment of Angle Anatomy Changes After Trabeculectomy in Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma

    Optical Coherence Tomography Assessment of Angle Anatomy Changes After Trabeculectomy in Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma

    Purpose: Using anterior chamber optical coherence tomography to evaluate changes in angle anatomy in patients with primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) before and after trabeculectomy. Methods: This is a prospective observational study in 38 eyes of 38 patients with PACG, who underwent trabeculectomy. We used customized software to analyze optical coherence tomography images (Visante) of all participants before and after the surgical treatment. Multivariate linear regression analysis was performed for predictors of percentage change in mean angle parameters, including scleral spur angle, angle opening distance, angle recess area, and trabecular-iris surface area. The main outcome measures were changes in angle parameters ...

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