What is the role of using Cypass Microstent in the surgical treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG)?

Updated: Mar 16, 2020
  • Author: Kristin Schmid Biggerstaff, MD; Chief Editor: Inci Irak Dersu, MD, MPH  more...
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Cypass Microstent® (Alcon) (see below)

See the list below:

  • Shunt device from the anterior chamber into the suprachoroidal space
  • Internal placement approach
  • Recently approved by the FDA

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