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PURPOSE The aim of our study was to analyze the epidemiological profile and outcome of steroid-induced ocular hypertension in children below 12 years of age in a tertiary eye center. METHODS Hospital records of patients attending the pediatric glaucoma clinic from July 2005 to December 2012 at our center were retrospectively reviewed. Steroid-induced(More)
AIMS To evaluate postural fluctuations (PFs) and diurnal variation (DV) of intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with untreated glaucoma, glaucoma suspects and healthy volunteers, and study their relationship, if any, to the extent of glaucomatous damage. METHODS This prospective, observational cross-sectional study was carried out in a tertiary care(More)
Intravitreal bevacizumab has been adopted as a well-established treatment modality for the treatment of macular edema associated with branch retinal vein occlusion. It is considered a safe and efficacious option for improving visual acuity. We present an interesting case of unilateral superotemporal branch retinal vein occlusion in a 55-year-old man who(More)
Complete paralysis of the oculomotor nerve results in the lateral rectus and superior oblique muscles acting unopposed and the eye being fixed in an abducted, slightly depressed and intorted position. The goal of strabismus surgery in such cases is to achieve an acceptable alignment in primary position. Simple recession-resection procedures may not yield(More)
To evaluate the efficacy and safety of treatment of diabetic macular edema (persistent type) with difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion 0.05 % (off label use). 20 patients with persistent diabetic macular edema were enrolled. In all subjects, more than 4 months had passed since prior treatment. All patients were treated with difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion(More)
PURPOSE To study the long-term outcome of cataract surgery with primary intraocular lens (IOL) in children <2 years. MATERIALS AND METHODS Retrospective analysis of bilateral cases that were operated before 2 years age for congenital cataract. All underwent primary posterior capsulotomy with anterior vitrectomy and primary IOL implantation. Only those(More)
PURPOSE To study the outcome of Hoya Clear Preloaded intraocular lens (IOL) (PC 60AD, AF Series; Hoya, Tokyo, Japan) implantation in children. METHODS Children who underwent phacoaspiration with primary posterior capsulotomy, anterior vitrectomy, and primary IOL implantation through a 2.8-mm incision were observed prospectively. In all cases, attempts(More)