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Bevacizumab Therapy for Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion Associated with Normal Tension Glaucoma

Sung Pyo Park (Seoul, South Korea), Jae Kyoun Ahn (Gwangiu, South Korea) Purpose: To evaluate the therapeutic efficacy of intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) in the treatment of branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) in eyes with normal tension glaucoma (NTG). Methods: We included sixteen NTG eyes and 48 age- and sex-matched eyes without NTG that had received IVB for BRVO with more than 6 months’ follow-up. The main outcome measures were...

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Changes in Aqueous VEGF and PEDF after Ranibizumab Alone or Combined with Verteporfin for Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Authors: Jae Kyoun Ahn, Hyung Jin Moon, Yong Hwa Kim, South Korea Advantages / Purpose: To investigate changes in aqueous VEGF and PEDF in patients with subfoveal choroidal neovascularization (CNV) secondary to age-related macular degeneration (AMDCNV) after ranibizumab monotherapy or combining ranibizumab with photodynamic therapy (PDT). Methods: We recruited consecutive thirty-four patients with AMD-CNV and 10 controls. Baseline...

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Changes of Aqueous Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Pigment Pithelium-Derived Factor Following Intravitreal Bevacizumab for Macular Oedema Secondary to Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion

Authors: Sung Pyo Park, Jae Kyoun Ahn, South Korea Advantages / Purpose: To investigate sequential changes of aqueous vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and pigment epithelium-derived factor (PEDF) in macular oedema secondary to branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) following intravitreal injection of bevacizumab (IVB). Methods: We recruited ten healthy controls and forty patients with BRVO. Aqueous levels of VEGF and PEDF were...

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The Effect of Cataract Surgery Combined with Vitrectomy on Morphologic Features of Anterior Segments

Jae Kyoun Ahn, Gwang Hoon Lee (Department of Ophthalmology, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea) Purpose: To evaluate the morphologic effect of cataract surgery combined with pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) for retinal vascular diseases on anterior segments. Methods: We prospectively recruited fifty-two patients who underwent uncomplicated PPV for retinal vascular disease (42 with proliferative diabetic retinopathy and 10...

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Vitrectomy Session – Subretinal Bubbles

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2007/videos/vitrectomysession-subretinalbubbles.flv

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