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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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Surgical Treatment of Macular Hole Complicating Behçet’s Uveitis

Poster 3 Salim Ben Yahia Advantages: To report 2 cases of macular hole in patients with Behçet’s uveitis, and the results of surgical treatment. Methods: We report 2 young patients, diagnosed with Behçet’s uveitis, who developed a macular hole. Review of 2 patients’ charts, fluorescein angiography, optical coherence tomography, and results of surgical treatment. Effectiveness / Safety: The two patients were treated by...

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Results of Vitreoretinal Surgery for Ocular Complications of Behçet’s Disease

Figen Batioglu, MD (Ankara, Turkey), Emin Özmert, Prof (Ankara, Turkey), Neslihan Astam, MD (Ankara, Turkey) PURPOSE: Recurrent uveitis attacks despite corticosteroid, immunosuppressive and immunomodulating treatments may cause anterior and posterior segment complications in Behçet’s disease. Vitreoretinal surgery may have beneficial effect on anatomic, visual prognosis, and the course of the disease in patients with severe ocular...

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