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Closed-eye ocular injuries in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
Comprehensive ophthalmic evaluation was conducted in 46 veterans hospitalized because of traumatic brain injury after blast exposure in Iraq or Afghanistan. Evidence of closed-eye injury was found inExpand
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Complications of vitreous surgery for diabetic retinopathy. II. Postoperative complications.
One hundred seventy-nine eyes were analyzed to determine the incidence of postoperative complications after vitrectomy for proliferative diabetic retinopathy. One hundred twenty-nine (72%) of the 179Expand
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Idiopathic Epiretinal Membranes: Ultrastructural Characteristics and Clinicopathologic Correlation
Current theories of idiopathic epiretinal membrane (ERM) pathogenesis, based mainly on clinical and autopsy studies, emphasize a glial tissue origin. The clinical and ultrastructural features of 101Expand
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Prognostic factors in vitrectomy for epiretinal membranes of the macula.
A retrospective multivariate analysis of 264 consecutive cases of vitrectomy for removal of epiretinal membranes of the macula was performed. Two main preoperative prognostic factors were identifiedExpand
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Nuclear sclerosis after vitrectomy for idiopathic epiretinal membranes.
We performed a retrospective analysis of lens changes occurring after vitrectomy for idiopathic epiretinal membranes causing macular pucker on 75 consecutive phakic eyes. Thirty-five eyes (47%) hadExpand
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Vitreous hemorrhage after vitrectomy for diabetic retinopathy.
The records of 596 consecutive vitrectomy cases performed for complications of diabetic retinopathy were reviewed to determine the incidence of intraoperative and postoperative vitreous hemorrhageExpand
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Results and prognostic factors in vitrectomy for diabetic traction-rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.
The results of pars plana vitrectomy for diabetic traction-rhegmatogenous retinal detachment were analyzed in 172 eyes, and the factors associated with a final visual acuity of 5/200 or better wereExpand
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Angioma-like mass in a patient with retrolental fibroplasia.
A 13-year-old boy had mild vitreous hemorrhage in the left eye, and a red angioma-like epiretinal mass in the equatorial zone of the temporal fundus. The retina anterior to the mass wasExpand
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North Carolina Macular Dystrophy Is Caused by Dysregulation of the Retinal Transcription Factor PRDM13.
PURPOSE To identify specific mutations causing North Carolina macular dystrophy (NCMD). DESIGN Whole-genome sequencing coupled with reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) analysisExpand
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Central retinal artery occlusion without retrobulbar hemorrhage after retrobulbar anesthesia.
Four patients had central retinal artery occlusions after retrobulbar anesthesia with lidocaine HCl was administered before photocoagulation. One of these four had two separate episodes of closure.Expand
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