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Long Term Results of Uveal Lymphoid Infiltration Treated with Radiation

Lindsey D. Harris, MD (Atlanta, GA), Daniel F. Martin, MD (Atlanta, GA), Thomas M. Aaberg, MD (Atlanta, GA), G. Baker Hubbard, MD (Atlanta, GA), Ian Crocker, MD (Atlanta, GA) PURPOSE: To report long term results of seven eyes of six patients with uveal lymphoid infiltration refractory to medical therapy that were treated with radiation at the Emory Eye Center from 1995 to 2005. METHODS: A retrospective case series of seven eyes of six...

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Pars Plana Vitrectomy Using a 25-gauge System in Patients with Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

John P. Denny, MD (Decatur, GA), G. Baker Hubbard, MD (Atlanta, GA) PURPOSE: Pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) is commonly performed to treat the ocular complictations of proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR). Recently, 25-gauge systems for PPV have been reported to decrease postoperative recovery time. This study investigates the safety and efficacy of PPV performed via a 25-gauge trocar system in a group of patients with proliferative...

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Pegaptanib for the Treatment of Iris Neovascularization

Chris Bergstrom, MD (Atlanta, GA), G. Baker Hubbard, MD (Atlanta, GA) PURPOSE: To evaluate pegaptanib therapy for iris neovascularization in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy and vitreous hemorrhage who have already received laser ablative therapy. METHODS: This is an interventional noncomparitive series of patients with iris neovascularization secondary to proliferative diabetic retinopathy treated with injections of...

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Active Choroidal Neovascularization without Subretinal or Intraretinal Fluid on OCT Imaging

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/congress/Active-Choroidal-Neovascularization-without-Subretinal-or-Intraretinal-Fluid-on-OCT-Imaging.swf G. Baker Hubbard, MD (Atlanta, GA) METHODS: Retrospective chart review. RESULTS: Two cases of active CNV due to age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and one case of CNV secondary to juxtafoveal telangiectasis (JFT) were identified. The AMD cases had been previously treated for CNV. The JFT case was not...

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