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Descriptor English: Trabeculectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Trabeculectomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Trabeculectomia
Descriptor French: Trabéculectomie
Entry term(s): Goniotomies
Goniotomy
Trabeculectomies
Trabeculoplasties
Trabeculoplasty
Trabeculotomies
Trabeculotomy
Tree number(s): E04.540.450.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014130
Scope note: Any surgical procedure for treatment of glaucoma by means of puncture or reshaping of the trabecular meshwork. It includes goniotomy, trabeculectomy, and laser perforation.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Ciliary Body/surgery (1966-1987)
Glaucoma/surgery (1966-1987)
Sclera/surgery (1966-1987)
Trabecular Meshwork/surgery (1977-1987)
Public MeSH Note: 88
History Note: 88
DeCS ID: 23041
Unique ID: D014130
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/03/25
Revision Date: 2004/08/02
Trabeculectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0021740
Scope note Any surgical procedure for treatment of glaucoma by means of puncture or reshaping of the trabecular meshwork. It includes goniotomy, trabeculectomy, and laser perforation.
Preferred term Trabeculectomy
Entry term(s) Trabeculectomies
Trabeculoplasties
Trabeculoplasty
Trabeculotomy - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0021741
Preferred term Trabeculotomy
Entry term(s) Trabeculotomies
Goniotomy - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0021739
Preferred term Goniotomy
Entry term(s) Goniotomies



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