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Suprachoroidal Steroids Delivery One More Option

Suprachoroidal Steroids Delivery One More Option ABSTRACT An 18-mounths observation was performed to determine the safety and efficacy of a sustained-release dexamethasone implant (Ozurdex) for the treatment of patients with macular edema in terms of non-infectious chronic posterior segment uveitis. We present our outcomes included position of the implant (UBM), macular reaction on OCT, change in visual acuity, the need for adjunctive...

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Case Series of Toxoplasmosis in a Tertiary Eye Care Centre in South India

Case Series of Toxoplasmosis in a Tertiary Eye Care Centre in South India ABSTRACT Purpose: To examine the spectrum, clinical profile and outcome of patients with toxoplasmosis. Material & Methods: Retrospective analysis of case records of 22 patients (26 eyes) diagnosed as toxoplasmosis from 1 Jan 2015 to 31 Dec 2015 was done. Follow up range from 14 to 25 months. Demographic Data, clinical presentation, antibody titre, treatment...

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Unexpected Intraoperative Events of Sustained Release-corticosteroid Implant When Used in the Context of Pars Plana Vitrectomy Surgery

Unexpected Intraoperative Events of Sustained Release-corticosteroid Implant When Used in the Context of Pars Plana Vitrectomy Surgery ABSTRACT Intravitreal dexamethasone implant (Ozurdex) and fluocinolone acetonide implant (Iluvien®) are FDA approved sustained-release corticosteroid treatments for use in macular edema secondary to diabetic retinopathy. The benefits of Ozurdex implants are also extended to the treatment of retinal vein...

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Surgical Treatment of Advanced Coats Disease

Surgical Treatment of Advanced Coats Disease ABSTRACT Children with advanced Coats disease who had been operated for exudative retinal detachment were involved in the study. The surgical technique included external drainage of subretinal fluid supported with pars plana infusion and cryotherapy application together with anti-VEGF or triamcinolone injection. Pre and postop anatomical and functional status of the eyes will be discussed. Take...

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Going Trans Coats in Coats Disease

Going Trans Coats in Coats Disease ABSTRACT Going Trans Coats in Coats Disease Coats disease is an ocular condition affecting children specially males and occasionally young adults characterized by retinal telangiectasia, aneurysms and exudation. Over the years different stages and the respective management have been described in various studies. Herein reporting a new never described minimally invasive method of treatment of Stage 3B...

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