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Central serous chorioretinopathy associated with the use of ephedra.
TLDR
All three cases of central serous chorioretinopathy likely related to the use of body-building products containing ephedra were chronic, atypical, and bilateral in nature with two of three cases resolving after the discontinuation of the epheda.
Retinal pigment epithelial tears after intravitreal bevacizumab injection for exudative age‐related macular degeneration
Purpose:  To determine the incidence of and the risk factors for the development of retinal pigment epithelial (RPE) tears after intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) injection for the treatment of
A prospective, open-label, dose-escalating study of low molecular weight heparin during repeat vitrectomy for PVR and severe diabetic retinopathy
TLDR
The establishment of a well-tolerated dose of enoxaparin during repeat vitrectomy for PVR and severe diabetic retinopathy (6.0 IU/ml) provides a foundation for future studies.
REMOVAL OF POSTERIOR SEGMENT RETAINED LENS MATERIAL USING THE OZIL PHACOEMULSIFICATION HANDPIECE VERSUS FRAGMATOME DURING PARS PLANA VITRECTOMY
TLDR
The use of torsional phacoemulsification during pars plana vitrectomy for retained lens material is a novel approach with potential advantages over the standard 20-gauge Fragmatome, including improved followability and purchase of lens material attributable to the addition of tORSional movement.
Pars plana torsional phacoemulsification for removal of retained lens material during pars plana vitrectomy.
TLDR
A new technique of posterior segment phacoemulsification using the OZil handpiece (Alcon Laboratories), which is designed for the Alcon Infiniti machine, and found to be the most helpful in reaching the posterior segment to engage the lens material.
Petalloid foveal hemorrhage in a patient with high myopia.
TLDR
A21-YEAR-old man with myopic degeneration was examined because of a sudden onset of decreased vision, and a stellate intraretinal hemorrhage was present in the fovea of his right eye, suggesting localization within the radially oriented Henle fiber layer.
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