Comparison of Argon Laser and Radiofrequency in Trichiasis Treatment
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00776269
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2008 by Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
In this clinical trial study,the investigators intend to compare two methods of trichiasis treatment.One by argon laser and the other by radiofrequency then compare the result of these procedures, especially, the investigators would like to compare which of these have less complications such as bleeding,pain,notch in the site of surgery and etc.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
All patients who came to labbafinejad oculoplastic clinic due to trichiasis
Having a history of entropion
Any history of previous laser ,radiofrequency therapy or surgery
More than 50% of the area is involved with trichiasis