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Surgical Management of Multiple Anterior Segment Malformations with RD in a 3 Year Old Boy

SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2016_Surgical Management of Multiple Anterior Segment Malformations with RD in a 3 Year Old Boy Patrycja Krzyzanowska-Berkowska Objective: To present major challenges of complicated congenital bilateral cataract surgery and pediatric pars plana vitrectomy in eyes with anterior proliferative vitreo-retinopathy (PVR). Case Report: We present a 3-year-old boy with bilateral congenital cataract, subluxated lens, iris coloboma...

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Choroidal Neovascular Membrane in Children

SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2016_Choroidal Neovascular Membrane in Children Maha M. Elshafei Case 1: A case of seven-year-old girl who presented to the eye clinic complaining of decreased vision in both eyes. Examination showed bilateral active choroidal neovascular membrane in the macular area, which was, treated with multiple intravitreal injections of Ranibizumab. Screening of the family showed bilateral Vitilliform maculopathy in the younger...

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Sclerotomy Construction in Pediatric Vitrectomy

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Pediatric vitreoretinal surgery is completely different from adult surgery because of the anatomical considerations. These differences start with the sclerotomy construction since the pars plana is not well developed. Here I will talk about the tricks of the sclerotomy construction in vitrectomy for ROP and PFV syndromes specifically to...

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Management of Pediatric Surgical Cases (MH, RD…)

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Macular hole and retinal detachment surgery has become routine. However, if the patient is a 7 year old boy, the management present some challenges. The presentation will cover the issues of choosing with the family what to do, how to choose the surgical strategy, the possible results of common surgery in an uncommon patient....

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Bevacizumab for Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularization in a Child

Poster Gavin Tan Introduction: Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) is rare but important cause of visual impairment in children. It is often idiopathic or secondary to inflammation, optic nerve head abnormalities or retinal dystrophies. There is a lack of clinical trials assessing the treatment of CNV in children. Methods: A 11-year-old boy with no past medical or ocular history presented with 3 months duration of reduced vision in his...

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Macular Edema and Exudates in the Pediatric Age Group

Advantages: Identification of causes of macular edema and exudates in pediatric age group in important. Methods: Prospective case series. Pediatric macular edema and exudates provide definite challenges to the practicing ophthalmologist. We present a case series of pediatric macular edema and exudates related in 5 cases to the presence of peripheral retinal hemangioblastoma related to Von Hippel Lindau (VHL) disease and in 16 cases to...

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