This manual is designed to show a technique for trachomatous trichiasis (TT) surgery using a clamp that protects the cornea, maintains hemostasis, and provides markers for standardizing the surgical technique. As an introduction to the subject, background information about trachoma is included.
Produced by: ORBIS International Ethiopia – Zelalem Eshetu, MD;
Alemayehu Sisay, MD, MPH; Dereje Zewde, MBA; Yilikal Adamu, MD
External – Gabremaskal Habtemariam, PhD; Wondu Alemayehu, MD, MPH
Editors: Eugene M. Helveston, MD and Lynda M. Smallwood
Copyright © 2014