Mohammad A. Al-Amry

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PURPOSE To report various types of maculopathy caused by momentary exposure to a high-power handheld blue laser. DESIGN Consecutive case series. PARTICIPANTS Fourteen eyes of 14 patients. METHODS Patients with a history of eye exposure to a blue laser device (450 nm and a power range of 150-1200 mW) to a single institution were included. Evaluation(More)
Ophthalmomyiasis is an infestation of the eye with larvae of most common sheep nasal botfly (Oestrus ovis). We describe a case of ophthalmomyiasis in a 50-year-old man who presented with ocular foreign body sensation, redness and tearing. The causative larvae were removed in the emergency room and sent to laboratory for identification. The patient symptoms(More)
Phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis is a nodular foreign antigen delayed hypersensitivity reaction typically due to staphylococcal protein (but potentially secondary to antigen from a variety of different organisms, eg, mycobacteria and intestinal worms).(1-4) Conjunctival phlyctens are usually mild and transient, but corneal phlyctens can be severe and(More)
PURPOSE To report the natural history and management outcomes of full-thickness macular hole (MH) caused by momentary exposure to a high-power handheld blue laser device and highlight the dangers of such easily available devices. DESIGN Retrospective consecutive case series. METHODS A chart review of all patients presenting with full-thickness MH from(More)
OBJECTIVE Medulloepithelioma is a rare intraocular embryonal neuroepithelial tumour. The study aims at identifying the causes for the delay in diagnosis and treatment. DESIGN A retrospective study of all cases with histopathologic diagnosis of medulloepithelioma over a period of 25 years. PARTICIPANTS Six patients with intraocular tumour in 6 eyes. (More)
PURPOSE Ichthyosis is a rare dermato-ocular disease. This study evaluates the presenting ocular signs, symptoms, complications and prognosis of ichthyosis in a case series from Saudi Arabia. METHODS A retrospective chart review was performed for 11 patients with ichthyosis who presented to King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, over(More)
Paintball is a popular recreational sport. This case series describes three Saudi patients exposed to paintball ocular injuries with sever ocular trauma. Two patients developed hyphema and traumatic cataract and one patient had vitreous hemorrhage, choroidal detachment, commotio retinae and retinal tear. All patients require surgical intervention. Final(More)
Intrastromal corneal ring segments (INTACS) implantation for mild myopia or keratoconus is simple and effective in most cases. Rarely, major complications can occur due to implantation. In this case report, we present two examples of possible intraoperative and postoperative complications of INTACS. The first case had histopathologic documentation of(More)
To report the most common presenting signs and symptoms of ocular rosacea for timely diagnosis and management. A retrospective chart review of 23 patients with a diagnosis of acne rosacea or a non-specific diagnosis was performed at a tertiary eye hospital. Patients with lid changes such as recurrent blepharitis; meibomianitis; recurrent chalazia; facial(More)