B. Djafari Rouhani

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PURPOSE To determine the effect of intravitreal anakinra on choroidal neovascularization (CNV) in an animal model. METHODS Laser photocoagulation used to rupture Bruch's membrane; animals then assigned to groups based on varying frequency of intravitreal anakinra injections. At day 30, digital angiography was used to measure the CNV area. RESULT(More)
PURPOSE To report a case-series of central retinal vein occlusion that occurred in young, healthy patients after periods of intense exercise. DESIGN Retrospective chart review. METHODS Seven eyes of six patients with central retinal vein occlusion after exercise were assessed. Visual acuity, intraocular pressure, and physical examination evidence of(More)
Sub-Tenon's injection of triamcinolone was performed in the right eye of a patient with bilateral Purtscher's-like retinopathy after childbirth. The response of macular edema to local triamcinolone was investigated with optical coherence tomography. Five weeks following the injection, optical coherence tomography improvement was seen following unilateral(More)
Pediatric genetic ocular tumors include malignancies like retinoblastoma and phakomatosis like neurofibromatosis, tuberous sclerosis, von Hippel-Lindau syndrome, and nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome. It is important to screen for ocular tumors both for visual prognosis and also for systemic implications. The phakomatosis comprise of multitude of benign(More)
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