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Pediatric Traumatic Macular Hole Management – Case Report

SCIENTIFIC POSTER Pediatric Traumatic Macular Hole Management – Case Report by Imren Akkoyun, Eylem Yaman Pinarci, Sefik Cezairlioglu, Gursel Yilmaz, Turkey ABSTRACT Purpose: To report and describe the clinical course of a pediatric traumatic macular hole (PTMH) case devoloped after serious accident. Case Report: A 13-year-old boy presented with unilateral visual loss on his right eye since 14 months following a serious accident with...

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Assessment of Foveal Avascular Zone Using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Zone-I ROP

ABSTRACT Purpose: To observe the foveal avascular zone FAZ) in Zone-I retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), in children born preterm without ROP history and in healty subjects using optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) and to analyse the influence of FAZ on visual acuity (VA). Methods: Seventeen Zone-I ROP patients after laserphotocoagulation (group-1; n=19 eyes), 18 children born preterm without ROP history (group-2; n=18 eyes) and...

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Leukoceria Because of Coat’s Disease

RETINA PHOTO Leukoceria Because of Coat’s Disease by Imren Akkoyun, Murat Tunc, Eylem Yaman Pinarci, Nedime Sahinoglu-Keskek, Aslihan Y. Sezen, Gursel Yilmaz, Turkey ABSTRACT Case presentation: Leucocoria because of Coats’ disease in a 9-months old Infant – management after excluding of other leucocoria reasons. Pictures pre- and post treatment with intravitreal ranibizumab, cryotherapy, transscleral drainage of subretinal fluid,...

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Duration of the Effect of Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide as Treatment of Diffuse Diabetic Macular Edema

Imren Akkoyun, MD1,2, Robert F. Degenring, MD1, Bernd A. Kamppeter, MD1, Ingrid Kreissig, MD1, Yonca Akova, MD2, Jost B. Jonas, MD1. 1: Deparment of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Clinical Medicine Mannheim of the University Heidelberg, Germany. 2: Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Ankara, Turkey Background: To evaluate the duration of the effect of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (TA) on visual acuity in...

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Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide Injection and Intraocular Pressure

Imren Akkoyun, MD1,2, Robert Degenring, MD1, Ingrid Kreissig, MD1, Yonca Akova, MD2, Jost B. Jonas, MD1. 1: Deparment of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Clinical Medicine Mannheim of the University Heidelberg, Germany. 2: Baskent University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Ankara, Turkey Background: To report on intraocular pressure (IOP) after intravitreal injections of triamcinolone acetonide (TA). Methods: The prospective...

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Intravitreal triamcinolone injection in treatment of pseudophakic macular edema in diabetic patients

Gürsel Yılmaz, Sansal Gedik, Imren Akkoyun, Yonca A. Akova Purpose: To report the efficacy of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide in cystoid macular edema of diabetic patients, which developed after phacoemulsification cataract surgery. Methods: Nineteen eyes of 15 diabetic patients who underwent clear corneal phacoemulsification procedure and developed clinically significant macular edema were enrolled in this prospective study. All...

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