Ruchi Mittal

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UNLABELLED Tufted angioma, first recognized in Japanese literature as "Angioblastoma of Nagakawa", is a rare benign vascular tumour with a variable clinical presentation. It commonly manifests as a macule, papule or nodule in infancy or childhood in the region of the upper trunk and neck. Here in we report two cases of this rare progressive angioma as(More)
PURPOSE To report successful Descemet stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) in a patient with congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy (CHED). METHODS A 19-year-old boy presented with complaints of decreased vision, hazy corneas, and nystagmus since birth. Six months prior, the right eye had undergone penetrating keratoplasty. In the left eye, he(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the clinico-epidemiological profile of Acinetobacter sepsis in neonates. DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING Level II Neonatal Care Unit. SUBJECTS 79 neonates with blood culture positive for Acinetobacter. METHODS Relevant information was collected on a predesigned proforma from the case records and analyzed for clinical and(More)
OBJECTIVE To report the occurrence of actinic granuloma of the conjunctiva in young women. DESIGN Retrospective case series. PARTICIPANTS Three eyes of 3 young women with a unilateral conjunctival mass of recent onset. METHODS Three young women (21, 23, and 23 years of age) sought treatment for painless red masses of the conjunctiva that were thought(More)
PURPOSE To perform a prospective randomized study to evaluate aspiration and sclerotherapy vs. laparoscopic deroofing in the management of symptomatic simple renal cysts. PATIENTS AND METHODS Forty patients with symptomatic simple renal cysts were randomized to treatment either by ultrasonography-guided aspiration and sclerotherapy (group A-20 patients)(More)
We report a 12-year-old girl who presented with bilateral granulomatous anterior uveitis accompanied by boggy arthritis of knee and ankle joints, intermittent fever, and nodular skin rash. She was diagnosed with sporadic Blau syndrome (early-onset sarcoidosis) based on above clinical signs and presence of non-necrotising granuloma on iris biopsy. DNA(More)
A 38-year-old woman presented with corneal decompensation in left eye secondary to irido-corneal endothelial (ICE) syndrome. She underwent simultaneous Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) and clear lens extraction with posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation. The surgery was accomplished comfortably without rupture of peripheral(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the role of intracameral and topical voriconazole as treatment for fungal keratitis presenting with endothelial exudates. METHODS Five eyes of 5 patients with fungal keratitis presenting with endoexudates with or without infiltrates in the corneal stroma were included in the study. Intracameral voriconazole 50 mcg/0.1 mL was given(More)