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Dexamethasone Implant in Pseudophakic CME

SCIENTIFIC POSTER_Jesus Zarallo Gallardo Pseudophakic cystoid macular edema is a condition presenting after complicated or even uncomplicated cataract surgery. Although it can be subclinic in many cases and self-limited, sometimes it is a recalcitrant disease that limits the results of an otherwise perfect surgery. The therapeutical options for this edema include oral acetazolamide, sub-Tenon corticosteroid injection, intravitreal...

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ME in Usher Syndrome: Several Cases Treated with Dexamethasone Implant

Purpose: To investigate the outcomes in Usher Syndrome-associated macular edema treated with intravitreal dexamethasone implant. Method: 4 patients treated with dexamethasone implant for macular edema in Usher Syndrome. Documented by ophthalmic evaluation, OCT and fundus photography. Results: Significant increase in visual acuity due to an improvement of macular edema in all cases. Conclusions: Intravitreal implant of dexamethasone may be...

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Coats Disease Treated with PPV, Scleral Buckle and Intravitreal Anti-VEGF : A Case Report

Purpose: To report the results of of PPV, scleral buckling and anti-VEGF injections in a patient with Coats disease. Method: Patients data include ophthalmologic evaluation, surgical procedure documentation, OCT and fundus imaging. Results: A 15 years-old boy was referred to our department with leucocoria and low vision. BCVA was 1.0 in right eye and hand movements in left eye, IOP 12 and 8 mm hg respectively. Fundus examination revealed...

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Intravitreal Dexamethasone Implant for Exudative RD Secondary to Primary Breast Cancer

Purpose: To report the effectiveness of intravitreal dexamethasone implant (Ozurdex) in treating exudative retinal detachement secondary to primary breast cancer. Method: A women with 45 years old with serous retinal detachment and a current history of metastasis in lungs and due to breast cancer was treated with two dexamethasone implants. Best corrected visual acuity, ophthalmoscopy and OCT were performed before and after...

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Coats-like Disease Associated with Translocation

RETINA PHOTO_Israel Gomez Sanchez A girl of 13 with multiple congenital anomalies and Hypomelanosis of Ito (Pigmentary mosaicism). Feature a fundoscopy with; teleangiectasia, exudation associated to foveal scar and hypomelanic patches of retina. This hypomelanic patches, hyperfluorescent in fluorescein angiography (window effect) correspond congruently with hypomelanic skin...

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Retinal Detachment After Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant

Poster 2 Israel Gomez Sanchez Advantages: To evaluate the clinical findings and treatment outcomes in a patient with Branch retinal vein occlusion. Methods: To report a case of BRVO in a 60 years old patient, hypertensive who was treated, two days from diagnosis, with PPV and liberation of adventitia, with success. Two weeks afterwards developed a macular oedema, which was treated with a Dexamethasone intravitreal implant (Ozurdex ®)....

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Candida Albicans Endophthalmitis After PPV in Hemovitreous Secondary to Retinal Macroaneurysm

Poster 1 Israel Gomez Sanchez Methods: We report the case of a 78 y.o. woman with arterial hypertension who developed a vitreous hemorrhage from a retinal broken macroaneurysm, that was treated with PPV. Results: After vitrectomy the Best Corrected Visual Acuity was 0.9 (Snellen Test). The patient discontinued treatment with postoperative topical antibiotics, without consulting. Two weeks later a corneal oedema and descemitis came up,...

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