Figure-of-eight vertical mattress suture technique for anterior flap suspension to overlying tissues in external dacryocystorhinostomy


Evereklioglu C. , Oner A. , Somdas M. A. , Ketenci I. , Dogan H. , Mirza E., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.143, no.2, pp.328-333, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 143 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ajo.2006.09.057
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.328-333

Abstract

PURPOSE: To describe figure,of-eight vertical mattress suture technique in external dacryocystorhinostomy for a combined one,step closure of anterior mucosal flaps and overlying wound tissues and to evaluate its effectiveness on surgical outcome.