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Intravitreal Ranibizumab for Choroidal Neovascularization Caused by Optic Nerve Head Drusen in a 13 Year-old Girl

SCIENTIFIC POSTER_Zeynep Alkin Optic nerve head drusen are acellular, calcified deposits which can be found in buried drusen form or exposed drusen form. Choroidal neovascularization caused by optic nerve head drusen is very rare in children. This case reports a 13-year-old girl with unilateral choroidal neovascularization caused by optic nerve head drusen. She was referred to us with decreased visual acuity in her right eye occurring 6...

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Lens Status and Outcomes of Idiopathic MH Surgery

Poster 1 Osman Cekic To report the effect of lens status on anatomical and functional outcomes of idiopathic macular hole surgery.

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Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness Change in Wet AMD Treated with Ranibizumab

Poster Ozen Ayranci Osmanbasoglu Advantages: To assess the effect of intravitreal (IV) ranibizumab therapy on retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness. Methods: Fourteen eyes of 11 treatment naive patients with neovascular age related macular degeneration treated with ranibizumab were included. Patients were followed up by monthly examinations and IV ranibizumab injections were done as on needed basis. RNFL thickness s was measured by...

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Comparison of Triamcinolone vs Bevacizumab Combined with Grid Laser in ME Due to BRVO

Advantages: To compare the effectiveness of intravitreal triamcinolone and bevacizumab injections combined with grid laser photocoagulation for macular edema due to branch retinal vein occlusion. Methods: Retrospective, comparative, interventional clinical study. 37 patients with macular edema due to branch retinal vein occlusion treated with intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection combined with grid laser photocoagulation and 18...

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Functional and Anatomical Effect of Laser and Intravitreal Injection on the Persistence of Serous Macular Detachment

Advantages: The effect of laser and intravitreal injection on the persistence of serous macular detachment and its effect on functional and anatomical results. Methods: Thirty-one diabetic patients who had diabetic retinopathy and clinically significant macular edema with serous macular detachment were included. Data were reviewed for laser treatment (panretinal-grid-focal photocoagulation) and intravitreal injection (triamcinolone...

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The Effect of Anti-VEGF Treatment on Fundus Fluorescein Angiographic Findings in AMD Cases

Advantages: To analyse the effect of anti-VEGF treatment on arm to retinal circulation, capillary time, venous filling time, retinal artery and vein diameters measured by fluorescein angiography. Methods: Patients who had at least three anti-VEGF injections were included in the study. Patients were grouped (n: 72) regarding the intravitreal treatment as group 1 (Lucentis, n: 38) and group 2 (Avastin and /or Lucentis; n: 34). Fundus...

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Early Treatment of ME Secondary to CRVO with Intravitreal Bevacizumab

Advantages: To evaluate visual and anatomical outcomes of macular edema (ME) secondary to central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) after early onset treatment with intravitreal injections of bevacizumab (IVB). Methods: Ten consecutive eyes with ME secondary to nonischemic CRVO were included in this retrospective study. All patients had fundus fluorescein angiography (FFA) and optical coherence tomography at presentation. All patients were...

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Outcomes of Combined 23 Gauge Transconjunctival Sutureless Vitrectomy and Cataract Surgery

Necip Kara, Ahmet Taylan Yazici, Ercument Bozkurt, Mehmet Cakir, Nese Alagoz, Ahmet Demirok, Omer Faruk Yilmaz (Istanbul, Turkey) Advantages: To evaluate the anatomical and functional results of combined 23-gauge transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy and cataract surgery. Methods: This retrospective, consecutive, noncomparative case series was observed to 20 eyes of 20 patients who underwent combined 23-gauge transconjunctival...

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