A collection of items designed to help maintain intraocular pressure (IOP) at the desired level. It is also used to allow access for air or gas during fluid/gas exchange procedures. May include long flexible tubing, luer fitting for connection to any standard intravenous administration set, side flats, suture flanges, needles, and other related items. May be gas, steam, or flash autoclavable.
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