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Tomographic and Angiographic Changes in Egyptian Patients with Behcet Posterior Uveitis

SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2016_Tomographic and Angiographic Changes in Egyptian Patients with Behcet Posterior Uveitis Maha Shahin Purpose: To evaluate different tomographic and angiographic changes occurring in Egyptian Behcet’s disease patients diagnosed with posterior uveitis using optical coherence tomography (OCT) and fundus fluorescein angiography. Patients and Methods: The study included 20 Egyptian Behcet’s patients with clinical...

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When a Funny Hyalitis is Hiding an Unusual Cause

Purpose: Endogenous endophthalmitis due to parasites is quite rare. We herein report an unusual case of degenerated intravitreal cysticercus cyst masquerading as a funny panuveitis with a good outcome after appropriate management. Methods: A retrospective interventional case report of an 38-year-old man who presented a loss of vision in the left eye. Visual acuity in the left eye at time of presentation was counting fingers near face....

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Atypical Presentation of Sympathetic Ophthalmia?

Diana Dmuchowska_SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2015 Objective: Sympathetic ophthalmia is a diffuse, granulomatous panuveitis that may develop after surgical trauma to the exciting eye, followed by the appearance of uveitis in the sympathizing eye. We present the course of sympathetic ophthalmia with atypical onset. Method: Interventional single case report. Results: In March 2014, a 59-year-old female with a history of cataract operation with IOL...

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Clinical Features of Acute Retinal Pigment Epithelitis

SCIENTIFIC POSTER_Jaehyung Han Purpose: To describe characteristics of acute retinal pigment epitheliitis by analyzing 16 cases. Methods: Retrospective chart review of patients diagnosed with acute retinal pigment epitheliitis was performed. Medical records, fundus photos, optical coherence tomographic (OCT) and fluorescein angiography findings (FAG) findings were reviewed. Results: The average age at diagnosis was 39.6 years with a male to...

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PPV as Anti-inflammatory Therapy for Bilateral Intermediate Uveitis Refractory to Systemic Therapy

Purpose: Intermediate uveitis occurs in about 8-39% of uveitis cases in patients at the age of 30 and younger. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) in controlling the inflammation in eyes with recurrent intermediate uveitis. Methods: We evaluated retrospectively the results of PPV for intermediate uveitis in young patients (6 children, 1 young adult) who had a minimum follow-up of 3 years...

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Vogt Koyanagi Harada. Total Resolution After Corticosteroid Treatment

Poster 2 Ana Isabel Pastor Vivas We report a 46-year-old Pakistani woman who came to the emergency for a large decrease in visual acuity in her right eye, a few days earlier. She also had feeling of malaise, and headache with right predominance. The patient reported a similar episode in her left eye for years, with good resolution after treatment. She did not provide any reports of this. Visual acuity was counting fingers in the right eye...

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