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Autologous Retinal Free Flap Transplantation for Recurrent High Myopic Macular Hole Retinal Detachment: A Case Report

Scientific Poster Autologous Retinal Free Flap Transplantation for Recurrent High Myopic Macular Hole Retinal Detachment A Case Report by June-Gone Kim, Joon Hyung Yeo, South Korea copie June-Gone Kim, Joon Hyung Yeo, South Korea Purpose: The aim of this study was to demonstrate the surgical technique and clinical outcome of autologous retinal free flap transplantation for recurrent macular hole retinal detachment (MH RD). Methods: The...

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Macular Internal Limiting Membrane Imbrication Technique for Foveal Detachment in Myopic Traction Maculopathy: A Case Report

SCIENTIFIC POSTER Macular Internal Limiting Membrane Imbrication Technique for Foveal Detachment in Myopic Traction Maculopathy- A Case Report by Joon Hyung Yeo, June-Gone Kim, South Korea ABSTRACT Purpose: The development of a full-thickness macular hole (FTMH) is a serious complication in myopic traction maculopathy (MTM), especially in a case of foveal detachment, after vitrectomy. Although the mechanisms of why and how FTMHs develop...

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Automated, Quantitative and Area-based Analysis of Microaneurysm and Non-perfusion in Ultra Wide Field Fluorescein Angiography

SCIENTIFIC POSTER Automated, Quantitative and Area-based Analysis of Microaneurysm and Non-perfusion by Gisung Son, Suwhan Lee, Yoon Jeon Kim, Joo Yong Lee, Young Hee Yoon, June-Gone Kim, South Korea ABSTRACT Background & Objective: Accurate quantification of diabetic characteristics such as microaneurysms (MA) or non-perfusion from ultra-widefield (UWF) fluorescein angiography (FA) images is challenging due to its laborious work of...

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Perfusion Recovery After Panretinal Photocoagulation Combining Bevacizumab Analyzed with Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Diabetic Retinopathy

Perfusion Recovery After Panretinal Photocoagulation Combining Bevacizumab Analyzed with Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Diabetic Retinopathy SCIENTIFIC POSTER Perfusion Recovery After Panretinal Photocoagulation Combining Bevacizumab Analyzed with Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Diabetic Retinopathy by Eoi Jong Seo ABSTRACT Purpose: Panretinal photocoagulation (PRP) currently is a gold-standard treatment for...

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The Saved Foveal Flap Technique in Small Gauge Macular Hole Surgery

The Saved Foveal Flap Technique in Small Gauge Macular Hole Surgery SCIENTIFIC POSTER The Saved Foveal Flap Technique in Small Gauge Macular Hole Surgery by Su Hwan Lee, June-Gone Kim, South Korea ABSTRACT Purpose: To present the anatomical and functional outcomes of hybrid 23-25 gauge pars plana vitrectomy with saved foveal flap technique in patients with stage 2 and stage 3 macular hole with foveal flap. Methods: A retrospective...

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Quantitative Analysis of Neural Tissues Around the Optic Disc After Panretinal Photocoagulation in Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy

Quantitative Analysis of Neural Tissues Around the Optic Disc After Panretinal Photocoagulation in Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy SCIENTIFIC POSTER Quantitative Analysis of Neural Tissues Around the Optic Disc After Panretinal Photocoagulation in Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy by June Gone Kim, Hyun Seung Yang, South Korea ABSTRACT Intoduction: In this retrospective cross-sectional study, we quantitatively analyzed the tomographic...

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A Case of Ophthalmic Artery Occlusion Following Subcutaneous Injection of Epinephrine Mixed with Lidocaine into the Supratrochlear Area

A Case of Ophthalmic Artery Occlusion Following Subcutaneous Injection of Epinephrine Mixed with Lidocaine into the Supratrochlear Area SCIENTIFIC POSTER A Case of Ophthalmic Artery Occlusion Following Subcutaneous Injection of Epinephrine Mixed with Lidocaine into the Supratrochlear Area by June Gone Kim, Byung Gil Moon, South Korea ABSTRACT Introduction: Local anesthesia with epinephrine-lidocaine mixture has been widely used in...

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Bilateral Simultaneous Branch Retinal Artery Occlusion by Septic Emboli in Klebsiella Pneumoniae Endogenous Endophthalmitis: A First Case Report

Ah Ran Cho_SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2015 A branch retinal artery occlusion (BRAO) by a septic embolus in bacterial endogenous endophthalmitis has not been previously reported. The authors present the first case of a patient with bilateral simultaneous BRAO by evident septic emboli as a complication of nephrogenic Klebsiella endophthalmitis. A 50 year-old Asian female with a history of type 2 diabetes mellitus transferred to a tertiary care...

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Monthly Alternating Injections of Aflibercept and Bevacizumab for Wet AMD

June Gone Kim_SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2015 Purpose: Every 2-months after 3 initial monthly doses had been used as a standard regimen of intravitreal aflibercept for the treatment of wet AMD. In clinical practice, however, bimonthly aflibercept is insufficient for the maintenance in some cases. This study was designed to investigate the efficacy of monthly alternating injections of aflibercept and bevacizumab for maintenance treatment of wet...

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Vitreous Hemorrhage & Recurrent RD Previously Operated with a Segmental Buckle

Purpose: This video shows surgical techniques and precautions for the patient with recurrent of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment and vitreous hemorrhage, who previously had a segmental scleral buckling. Method: For the patient with previous experience of segmental scleral buckling on the downside 14-21mm position with a retinal detachment relapse, along with increase of vitreous hemorrhage, and a possibility of traction on the posterior...

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High Systolic Blood Pressure is Related to Macular Edema in Diabetic Patients

Advantages: Systolic blood pressure control might reduce macular edema in diabetic patients. Methods: Medical records of 378 patients who were hospitalized in Asan Medical Center from November 1st, 2007 to June 1st, 2011 were reviewed retrospectively. All the patients were diagnosed as non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy and were tested with Stratus optical coherence tomography (OCT) for macular edema. Blood pressure which was checked...

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Combined Treatment with Sub-tenon Injection of Triamcinolone and Intravitreal Anti-VEGF Injection in Refractory Neovascular ARMD

Advantages: Combined treatment with sub-Tenon’s injection of triamcinolone and intravitreal anti-VEGF injection has beneficial effect in improving visual acuity and anatomic outcomes in refractory neovascular AMD patients. Methods: Seven eyes of 7 patients with refractory neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD) secondary to polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) were enrolled. Refractory PCV was defined as no response of...

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The Effect of Preplaced Suture on Postoperative Transient Hypotony After Pars Plana Silicone Oil Removal

Advantages: According to the latest report, postoperative transient hypotony after silicone oil removal was 39.3%. We reduced this incidence to about 5%, using preplaced suture. Methods: We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of patients who underwent pars plana silicone oil removal between January 2005 and June 2011. The changes of intraocular pressure (IOP) after surgery were recorded. Transient hypotony was defined as an IOP...

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Correlation Between Subfoveal Chroidal Thickness and Stage of Diabetic Retinopathy

Correlation Between Subfoveal Chroidal Thickness and Stage of Diabetic Retinopathy Jee Taek Kim Advantages: This study demonstrates differences in choroidal thickness according to DMR stage and DME type. Methods: Medical records of patients who were diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy between March and October 2011 were reviewed, retrospectively. Choroidal thickness was measured using enhanced-depth imaging optical coherence...

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A Case of Purtscher-like Retinopathy Associated with Coil Embolization of a Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysm

Advantages: To report a case of Purtscher-like retinopathy and its atypical changes following coil embolisation of the middle cerebral artery (MCA) aneurysm. Methods: Case presentation. Effectiveness / Safety: A 53-year-old female with history of coil embolisation in her left MCA aneurysm presented with a visual disturbance. Her left eye vision was 20/40. Fundus examination of the left eye showed an intraretinal haemorrhage and multiple...

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Combined Cataract Surgery and Intravitreal Ranibizumab in Preventing Postoperative ME in Non-proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

Purpose: To evaluate the role of intravitreal ranibizumab, injected at the time of cataract surgery on the progression of postoperative diabetic macula edema (PME) in non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR). Setting: Multi-center, prospective randomized study. Methods: 80 Patients with NPDR and cataract were randomized to 40 only cataract surgery (Sham group) or 40-cataract surgery plus intraoperative ranibizumab injection...

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Comparison Wide Fundus Photography Using the Optomap P200C and 7 Standard ETDRS Fundus Photography in the Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy

Joo Yong Lee, Sung Jae Yang, Soo Geun Joe, June-Gone Kim, Young Hee Yoon (Seoul, South Korea) Advantages: The purpose of the study was to compare the wide fundus photography taken by the Optomap P200C and 7 standard early treatment diabetic retinopathy (ETDRS) fundus photographs for diabetic retinopathy screening. Methods: In 25 diabetic patients (50 eyes), one 200-degree wide field fundus photography without dilation by Optomap p200C and...

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Risk Factors for Recurrent Submacular Hemorrhage in Neovascular, Age-Related Macular Degeneration

June-Gone Kim, Sung Jae Yang, Jong Uk Hwang, Soo Geun Joe, Joo Yong Lee (Seoul, South Korea) Advantages: To describe the clinical characteristics and risk factors of recurrent, submacular hemorrhage in AMD. Methods: We reviewed the medical records of the neovascular AMD patients showing submacular hemorrhage at their onset. The required minimum follow-up period was 24 months, and any newly developed, submacular hemorrhage larger than one...

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Management of Massive Suprachoroidal Hemorrhage after Intravitreal Bevacizumab Combined with Photodynamic Therapy in Neovascular, Age-Related Macular Degeneration

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2010/videos/SooGeunJoe_VP6_768K.flv Soo Geun Joe, Jong Uk Hwang, Joo Yong Lee, June-Gone Kim (Seoul, South Korea) Advantages: The authors will discuss their successful management of massive suprachoroidal hemorrhage with secondary angle closure glaucoma, which developed after photodynamic therapy (PDT) combined with intravitreal bevacizumab injection (IVB) for age-related macular degeneration (ARMD). In this...

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Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Findings in Central Serous Chorioretinopathy (CSC) and Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment (RRD)

Sun Young Lee, MD (Seoul, South Korea), Young Hee Yoon, MD (Songpa-ku, Korea), Soo Geun Joe, MD (Seoul, South Korea), Hye Won Chung, MD (Seoul, South Korea), Jun-Gone Kim, MD (Seoul, South Korea) SYNOPSIS CSC and RRD typically show sensory retinal detachment however, pathogenic mechanism and level of visual impairment are different despite macular involvement in both diseases. Here we sought to assess OCT findings in CSC and RRD. High...

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