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PURPOSE To evaluate the prevalence and clinical features of focal choroidal excavation (FCE) in patients presenting with central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC). METHODS This is a retrospective consecutive case series of consecutive patients with CSC who were referred for spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) between January 2010 and(More)
We studied the effect of minimal antibiotic therapy on pseudomonas keratitis in rabbits. Both corneas of 12 rabbits were infected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa and treated 24 and 48 h later with two drops of tobramycin or placebo. Corneal infections in antibiotic- and placebo-treated groups were comparable in appearance 24 and 48 h after inoculation. However,(More)
PURPOSE To determine the effectiveness of balloon dacryoplasty in the treatment of internal ostium stenosis after endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy (EnDCR). METHODS A retrospective, noncomparative interventional case series of patients who underwent balloon dacryoplasty for post-EnDCR internal ostium stenosis were included. A balloon catheter was used in(More)
Three cases of juvenile xanthogranuloma from two ophthalmology departments were reviewed. Clinical histories, ophthalmic examination, physical examination, investigations, and treatment of these cases are described. A 4-month-old boy presented with spontaneous hyphema and secondary glaucoma. He was treated with intensive topical steroid and(More)
Prolapsed orbital fat is a common entity in the literature and is mostly located in the superotemporal quadrant. It can be confused with other conjunctival tumors. The authors describe a 56-year-old woman with a rare inferonasal prolapsed orbital fat. Excision of the lesion was performed without recurrence at 6 months.
PURPOSE To report a case of central serous chorioretinopathy after solar eclipse viewing. CASE REPORT A middle-age man developed a sudden-onset unilateral scotoma after viewing a partial solar eclipse in Hong Kong. Fundus examination, fluorescein angiography, and optical coherence tomography showed features compatible with central serous(More)
PURPOSE Corneal transplantation is the treatment of choice for many corneal diseases. At present, there is a global shortage of corneal transplant tissues, and failure to obtain consent from families of potential donors is a major limiting factor in tissue procurement. METHODS All family members of potential donors after cardiac death approached by the(More)