Eva Říhová

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To present a possible coincidence of cytomegalovirus retinitis and intraocular lymphoma in a patient with systemic non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. A 47-year-old woman presented with decreased visual acuity associated with white retinal lesions in both eyes. A history of pneumonia of unknown aetiology closely preceded the deterioration of vision. Five years(More)
PURPOSE To assess the diagnostic yield of vitreous fluid analysis and the therapeutic effect of pars plana vitrectomy in patients with suspected intraocular inflammation. METHODS During 2004-2008, pars plana vitrectomy was performed in 89 patients (101 eyes) out of 1233 patients with uveitis. Vitreous specimens were analyzed by cytologic and(More)
PURPOSE to evaluate the efficacy of monoclonal anti-tumor necrosis factor alpha antibody infliximab in treatment of refractory Wegene's granulomatosis. Clinical manifestations of Wegener's granulomatosis at the time of infliximab initiation were: proptosis of both eyes due to progressive retrobulbar granulomas, visual impairment, optic disc edema,(More)
AIM To evaluate the course of clinical picture of intraocular lymphoma, possibilities of examination of this disease and the association with general symptoms of the non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) in patients with manifestations of uveitis. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective study in 14 patients followed in the period of 1996-2001 in the Center for(More)
Acute retinal necrosis is a sight-threatening disease caused by the group of herpesviruses. The aim of this paper is to report a case of acute retinal necrosis following ocular trauma in a patient initially treated with vaso-active drugs and corticosteroids for presumed ocular ischemic syndrome. A 51-years-old otherwise healthy man, who suffered from sudden(More)
Necrotizing herpetic retinopathies are serious, usually rapidly progressive diseases of retina. Three well defined syndromes can be outlined: acute retinal necrosis, progressive outer retinal necrosis and CMV retinitis. Two cases of acute retinal necrosis, where the clinical picture was probably influenced by the corticosteroid use are described. The(More)
AIM To evaluate own experience with the diagnosis and treatment of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in HIV negative patients with immunodeficiency. METHODS Retrospective study and case reports. RESULTS In the Centre for diagnosis and treatment of Uveitis 1869 patients with uveitis we have examined from June 2003 to June 2012. CMV retinitis was diagnosed(More)
PURPOSE To describe a case report of a 23-year-old patient with retinitis pigmentosa (RP) misdiagnosed as uveitis. METHODS A comprehensive eye examination including automated visual field assessment, contrast sensitivity, colour vision discrimination, ultrasound examination (US), spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) and full-field(More)
In a brief historical review of views on inflammatory affections of the uveal tissue the authors focused attention also on distinguished personalities in Czech ophthalmology who worked at the Czech Ophthalmological Clinic and participated in the development of uveology. Based on their own observations, they give an account on of their experience with the(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate our experience with the diagnosis and the treatment of the TINU syndrome. The term TINU syndrome means the intraocular inflammation occurring in association with tubulointerstitial nephritis. The predominance of younger females was established. The uveitis is frequently chronic, moderate, and bilateral. The treatment with(More)