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Glaucoma Tube Shunts

 

The tube shunt procedure is used in the treatment of glaucoma to relieve intraocular pressure by implanting a device (shunt) on the eye.  It is commonly used to treat uncontrolled glaucoma due to inflammation or new vessel growth.

 

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