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Ranibizumab vs Ranibizumab + Laser vs Bevacizumab in the Treatment of Threshold ROP

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Purpose: The aim of the study is to compare the efficacy of intravitreal ranibizumab injection, intravitreal ranibizumab injection combined with retinal laser ablation, and intravitreal bevacizumab injection in treatment of zone and posterior zone 2 severe threshold retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). Patients and methods: A...

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Pars Plan Lensectomy + Vitrectomy in Stages 4 and 5 ROP

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Advantages: Stages 4 and 5 ROP represent a severe form of ROP resulting in visual blindness. Pars plana lvitrectomy with or without lensectomy may offer a dismal prognosis in fixing the retinal detachment. Methods: A series of 15 consecutive cases of severe tractional retinal detachment and falciform folds presenting as stages 4 (8...

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Eight Years Experience with the Use of Bevacizumab in ROP

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Objectives: To report the ocular outcome in retrospective consecutive case series of Type I ROP (stage 3+) who had intravitreal injection of avastin as treatment for acute ROP. Methods: Retrospective review of 32 premature infants clinical cases (50 eyes) who received 0,03 cc of intravitreal bevacizumab as adjuvant treatment for laser...

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Vascular Findings in Eyes After Intravitreal Injection of Bevacizumab for ROP

Purpose: To report vascular findings in eyes that had primary treatment with intravitreal bevacizumab for acute ROP (type I stage 3+ ROP). Methods: Retrospective review of 22 infants (32 eyes) that had primary treatment with intravitreal bevacizumab for Type I (stage 3+) ROP. Of those, fourteen (22 eyes) had Zone I or Posterior Zone II ROP and 8 (10 eyes) had Zone II ROP. The minimum follow-up is 1,5 years and the maximum is 6,5...

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Pars Plana Lensectomy / Vitrectomy in Stages 4 and 5 ROP

Stage 5 ROP is a severe form of ROP resulting in retinal detachment and visual blindness. Pars plana lensectomy vitrectomy may offer a dismal prognosis in fixing these detachments.

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Efficacy and Safety of Intravitreal Bevacizumab Monotherapy for Threshold Retinopathy of Prematurity

The introduction of Intraocular Anti-VEGFs agents have significantly improved the management of a wide variety of neovscular ocular diseases including retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). In our hands, monotherapy treatment with intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) is a favourable treatment modality in management of threshold ROP. In eyes with iris rubeosis, rigid pupils and vitreous haze where it is difficult to visualize the fundus and perform...

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