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A trabecular shunt and methods for treating glaucoma are disclosed. One of the methods comprises transporting fluid from the anterior chamber of an eye to Schlemm's canal through an implant, the implant extending between the anterior chamber and Schlemm's canal; sensing an intraocular pressure using a sensor incorporated into the implant; and transmitting a signal indicative of the sensed pressure to an external receiver.

Title
Implant with pressure sensor for glaucoma treatment
Application Number
10/626181
Publication Number
6981958 (B1)
Application Date
July 24, 2003
Publication Date
January 3, 2006
Inventor
Olav Bergheim
Laguna Hills
CA, US
Hosheng Tu
Tustin
CA, US
Morteza Gharib
San Marino
CA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
Glaukos Corporation
CA, US
IPC
A61M 5/32
A61M 5/00
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