canaloplasty

canaloplasty

 [kah-nal´o-plas″te]
plastic reconstruction of a passage, as of the external acoustic meatus.

canaloplasty

(kă-nal′ŏ-plas″tē) [ canal + -plasty]
1. Surgery for glaucoma in which the drainage through the canal of Schlemm is improved by opening the ostia and stretching the trabecular meshwork.
2. Spinal surgery to alleviate lumbar spinal stenosis.
3. Canalplasty.

canaloplasty

plastic reconstruction of a passage, as of the external acoustic meatus.
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Treatment of serious burst thoracolumbar fracture with posterior pedicle screw fixation, transpedicular bone grafting and vertebral canaloplasty.
They discuss trabeculectomy, deep sclerectomy, glaucoma drainage device surgery, postoperative management of filtering procedures, the role of the ocular surface, and modulation of scarring processes in glaucoma surgery; new devices and techniques, including laser-assisted techniques, viscocanalostomy and canaloplasty, and ab interno Schlemm's canal surgery; and surgical approaches to angle-closure glaucoma, concomitant cataract and glaucoma, pediatric glaucoma, and refractory glaucoma.
The VISCO360 System offers ophthalmologists in the EU a user friendly, clear corneal approach to canaloplasty, a glaucoma procedure with a well established safety and efficacy profile.
She underwent postauricular tympanoplasty and canaloplasty for visualization of the lesion.
He stated that we do canaloplasty and meatoplasty which can be performed in small towns as well.
As a specialist focusing on glaucoma, he is skilled in laser therapy, trabeculectomy, ExPress mini shunt, canaloplasty, tube shunts and SLT treatment.
The book's eight chapters cover trabeculectomy, mini glaucoma shunt, posterior drainage device, deep sclerectomy, gonioscopic surgery, canaloplasty, combined surgery, and lens surgery in glaucoma.
A healthy 40-year-old female presented for elective myringoplasty and canaloplasty.
Excision of the osteomas and canaloplasty was therefore undertaken on the narrowest canal to facilitate hearing aid effectiveness.
He begins with closed cavity procedures (tympanoplasty), including preoperative and postoperative care for myringoplasty, meatoplasty, canaloplasty, ossiculoplasty and specailty applications such as transcanal myringotomy with a ventilating tube.