In group A" patients where intraoperative MMC was used conjunctival granuloma
was noted in 1(4%) patient within 4 weeks he was a poorly controlled diabetic patient and granuloma was excised later.
As for group 1, since the patient who developed conjunctival granuloma
together with conjunctiva and corneal irritation upon tube malposition also developed distal obstruction, reoperation and tube replacement were made.
due to an imbedded cilium.Am J Ophthalmol 1961; 51: 706-708.
[figure 11] was noticed in one eye (2.2%) at the end of one week which was managed by simple excision.
Intra operative MMC application also results in early punctuate keratitis, chemosis, delayed conjunctival healing and conjunctival granuloma