Parthasarathy Sathyan

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  • Veeriah Selvaraju, Manjunath Markandaya, +5 authors Arun Kumar
  • 2003
BACKGROUND PLS is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by early onset periodontopathia and palmar plantar keratosis. PLS is caused by mutations in the cathepsin C (CTSC) gene. Dipeptidyl-peptidase I encoded by the CTSC gene removes dipeptides from the amino-terminus of protein substrates and mainly plays an immune and inflammatory role. Several(More)
Zoonotic filariasis caused by Dirofilaria repens, a parasite of carnivores occurs mainly in countries surrounding Mediterranean region. The infection occurs in and around eye among animal handlers through vector transmission. We are reporting a case of human Dirofilariasis affecting subtenons region in a 63 year-old woman from Coimbatore, South India. The(More)
PURPOSE To describe the safety profile and clinical response on elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) of betaxolol hydrochloride ophthalmic suspension 0.25% (betaxolol) and timolol maleate ophthalmic gel-forming solution (TGFS) (0.25% and 0.5%), in subjects under 6 years of age. METHODS Subjects were randomized to betaxolol 0.25% (twice daily) or TGFS(More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE To investigate the subjective visual experience of patients with concurrent cataract and glaucoma during phacoemulsification-trabeculectomy under peribulbar anesthesia. PATIENTS AND METHODS Consecutive patients with concurrent cataract and glaucoma who underwent phacoemulsification-trabeculectomy under peribulbar anesthesia for(More)
The optic disk and the RNFL are the principal sites of apparent glaucomatous damage which precedes glaucomatous visual field alterations. RNFL defects are known to precede detection of visual field defects by approximately 6 years. Accurate early detection and monitoring of ONH and RNFL defects has become the prime focus of effective management of glaucoma.(More)
AIM To compare the difference of retinal macular thickness and macular volume using optical coherence tomography (OCT) in primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) patients with the normal subjects. MATERIALS AND METHODS This observational case control study included primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) patients (n = 124 eyes) and healthy subjects in the control(More)
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