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Evaluation of Phacoemulsification, Vitrectomy, IOL Implantation for Complications of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

Hussein K. Elgendy (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia) Advantages: To evaluate the effectiveness and safety of combined phacoemulsification, pars plana vitrectomy (PPV), and intraocular lens (IOL) implantation in complicated proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) patients. Methods: The results of combined operation of phacoemulsification pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) and foldable IOL implantation in 38 eyes of 38 patients with cataract and...

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Purtscher-Like Retinopathy after Squint Surgery under Local Anesthesia

Hussein K. Elgendy (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia) Advantages: Purtscher retinopathy is a hemorrhagic and vaso-occlusive vasculopathy, which, in 1912, was first described as a syndrome of sudden blindness associated with severe head trauma. Purtscher-like retinopathy is seen in diverse conditions, including acute pancreatitis, fat embolization, amniotic fluid embolization, and vasculitic diseases. Methods: To report a rare case of Purtscher...

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New Vessels Session

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2007/videos/newvessels.flv

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Central Retinal Artery Occlusion

Hussein Elgendy, MD (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia), Arshad Menkabo, MD (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia) PURPOSE: To show the value of early intervention in cases of central retinal artey occlusion. METHODS: A 65years hypertensive diabetic patient presented with an acute CRAO in the right eye leading to a diminution of vision to counting fingers at 1 meter of seven hours duration. Flouresciene angiography documented the occlusion, ocular massage, sublingual...

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