Beate J. Langner-Wegscheider

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OBJECTIVE To report and evaluate intravitreal ganciclovir injections in non-AIDS patients with human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) retinitis. DESIGN Retrospective chart review. PARTICIPANTS Two SLE patients and one patient post chemotherapy for a non Hodgkin's lymphoma presented with myelosuppression and persistent cytomegalovirus retinitis despite systemic(More)
A 33-year-old man who was a pig farmer presented with sudden blurred vision, pain, redness, and photophobia in both eyes. He had a 10-day history of persistent fever (temperature, 39.4 C°), malaise, and myalgia. Ophthalmologic examination revealed bilateral iridocyclitis (anterior uveitis). Local treatment (prednisolone eyedrops and ointment and(More)
PURPOSE Evaluate outcomes from severe ocular complications of juvenile idiopathic arthritis following surgery. METHODS Eleven eyes of 7 patients underwent complete vitrectomy and peeling of the inner limiting membrane. Inclusion criteria were: anteroposterior segment involvement, hypotony, inflammation control of less than 3 months, compliance issues,(More)
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease on the rise. We report on two patients with acute posterior placoid chorioretinitis and on two others with unilateral panuveitis. PATIENTS: Patient 1 and 2 presented with unilateral decrease in visual acuity and yellowish placoid macular changes. Best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA) was tested 0.5 in patient 1 and(More)
Das Susac-Syndrom ist eine seltene Erkrankung unklarer Genese, die durch eine Mikroangiopathie im Bereich des Innenohres, des Gehirnes und der Netzhaut charakterisiert ist. Klinisch imponiert diese Erkrankung als Trias aus retinalen Astarterienverschlüssen, Innenohrschwerhörigkeit und Enzephalopathie unterschiedlicher Ausprägung. Retrospektive(More)
Am 29.5.2015 wurde vom österreichischen Bundesministerium für Gesundheit eine neue Ärzteausbildungsordnung erlassen, deren Ausbildungsinhalte und neuen Rasterzeugnisse am 19.6.2015 in der Generalversammlung der Österreichischen Ärztekammer beschlossen wurden. Für alle ab 1.6.2015 neu in die österreichische Ärzteliste eingetragenen KollegInnen ist die(More)
OBJECTIVE Susac's syndrome is characterized by inflammation and occlusion of pre-capillary arterioles with the clinical triad of branch retinal artery occlusion (BRAO), encephalopathy and hearing loss. No epidemiological data are available for the disease. METHODS All neurology departments in Austria were addressed to report adult patients who were on(More)
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