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I wonder if topical steroids could have prevented the stenosis. Do you know if this has been tried?
 
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retinadoc said:
I wonder if topical steroids could have prevented the stenosis. Do you know if this has been tried?
Even on topical steroids, stenosis occurred:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=12879466

There is one case study encouraging the use of topical steroids:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=8549238

There aren't any good randomized clinical studies, however.