Noninfectious endophthalmitis associated with intravitreal triamcinolone injection.

@article{Roth2003NoninfectiousEA,
  title={Noninfectious endophthalmitis associated with intravitreal triamcinolone injection.},
  author={Daniel B Roth and Janet J Chieh and Marc J. Spirn and Stuart N Green and David L Yarian and Nauman A. Chaudhry},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={2003},
  volume={121 9},
  pages={1279-82}
}
BACKGROUND Intravitreal injection of triamcinolone has been advocated to treat exudative macular diseases such as macular edema and choroidal neovascularization. OBJECTIVE To describe 7 patients who developed a clinical picture simulating endophthalmitis after intravitreal triamcinolone injection. METHODS Intravitreal triamcinolone injections were performed to treat refractory cystoid macular edema or diffuse macular edema associated with diabetic retinopathy, macular pucker, branch retinal… CONTINUE READING