2,889 results match your criteria Archivos de la Sociedad Espanola de Oftalmologia [Journal]


Anterior megalophthalmos: A diagnostic challenge.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 15. Epub 2019 Apr 15.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Regional Universitario de Málaga, Málaga, España.

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April 2019
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Intraocular crystals: a clinic sign of Fuchs' heterochromic cyclitis.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 27. Epub 2019 Mar 27.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Universidad de Alcalá, IRYCIS, Madrid, España. Electronic address:

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Clinical and histopathological features of choroidal melanoma-related enucleated eyes in a Spanish tertiary hospital.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 21. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario La Paz, IdiPaz, Madrid, España.

Objective: To study clinical and pathological variables leading to a poor prognosis in a sample of uveal malignant melanoma patients who required eyeball enucleation as final treatment approach. All patients were seen and treated in the same public tertiary hospital in Madrid (Spain) within a 6-year time-period.

Materials And Methods: Longitudinal observational retrospective study. Read More

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Development and optimisation of an animal model for the study of ganglion cells in degenerative diseases of the retina and optic nerve.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 19. Epub 2019 Mar 19.

Departamento de Biología Celular y Parasitología, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, España; Departamento de Neurobiología comparada, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, España.

Introduction: Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune, chronic and inflammatory disease of the central nervous system with axonal demyelination, gliosis and neurodegeneration. It is considered a frequent cause of neurological disability in young adults. In this work, an Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis (EAE) model was optimised by injecting a myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG). Read More

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March 2019
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Persistence of Descemet membrane and recipient-type endothelium after keratoplasty. A case report.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 16. Epub 2019 Mar 16.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, España.

A case is presented of a retained Descemet's membrane after penetrating keratoplasty, highlighting the importance of the anterior segment optical coherence tomography (OCT) in the diagnosis and treatment planning of keratoplasty complications. A review of literature is also presented. An 88 year-old man underwent penetrating keratoplasty for bullous keratopathy. Read More

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Corneal dioptric power and astigmatism: A comparison between colour light-emitting diode based (Cassini) and Scheimpgflug technology (Pentacam) topography.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 13. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

Clínica Eurocanarias Ofalmológica, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, España.

Aim: To determine the agreement and to compare the measurements obtained from a colour light-emitting diode based (Cassini) and Scheimpflug (Pentacam) based topography in the evaluation of the anterior, posterior, and total corneal power and astigmatism.

Methods: A total of 30 eyes from 30 healthy patients were consecutively measured using Pentacam and Cassini. The main evaluated parameters were the anterior, posterior, and total dioptric power, and a power vector analysis of the astigmatism. Read More

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Bilateral acute iris depigmentation and bilateral acute iris transillumination syndrome.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 13. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Sección de Retina Médica, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla, España.

The case is presented of a 32 year-old male who arrived with acute bilateral symptoms with blurred vision, red eye, severe photophobia and severe ocular pain after suffering from a flu-like syndrome. The patient presented with a clinical picture of bilateral involvement characterised by pupils in mid-mydriasis, scarcely reactive to light, iris transillumination, diffuse depigmentation of the iridian stroma, pigment dispersion in the anterior chamber, and ocular hypertension. After the eye examination an inflammatory syndrome and pigmentary glaucoma were ruled out. Read More

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March 2019
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Evaluation of the retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in smokers.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 11;94(4):157-159. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Unidad de Investigación Oftalmológica «Santiago Grisolia»/FISABIO, Valencia, España; Grupo de Oftalmobiología Celular y Molecular, Facultad de Medicina y Odontología, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, España; Red Temática de Investigación cooperativa OFTARED RD16/0008/0022, España; Universidad Internacional de Valencia, Valencia, España. Electronic address:

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April 2019
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Zeus, the look through the anophthalmic cavity.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 9;94(4):e32. Epub 2019 Mar 9.

Departamento de Salud Valencia La Fe, Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe, Valencia, España.

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Conjunctival biomicroscopical findings in the conjunctiva of a patient with drepanocytic proliferative retinopathy.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 9. Epub 2019 Mar 9.

Unidad de Gestión Clínica de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla, España.

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Combined intrastromal injection of ganciclovir and depot betamethasone for the management of nummular keratitis: Case series.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 4. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Sociedad de Oftalmología Eduardo Arenas Archila, Bogotá, Colombia; Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia. Electronic address:

Nummular keratitis is an inflammatory process of the cornea that is characterised by multiple sub-epithelial deposits, for which a variety of therapeutic approaches have been proposed. A retrospective review was performed using the medical records of patients diagnosed with nummular keratitis and treated with a combined intrastromal injection of ganciclovir and depot betamethasone between the years 2009 and 2017. A total of 21 eyes of 16 patients were finally included. Read More

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A retrospective review of conjunctival melanoma: Presentation, treatment and evolution.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 4. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Unidad de Tumores del Adulto, Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valladolid, Valladolid, España.

Objective: The purpose of the present study is to describe the clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients diagnosed and treated for conjunctival melanoma in the Ocular Oncology Unit of the University Hospital Clinic of Valladolid.

Methods: A retrospective observational case series study was conducted on patients diagnosed with conjunctival melanoma in the Ocular Oncology Unit of University Hospital Clinic of Valladolid, from January 1992 to December 2017. Demographic information and tumour features were recorded in a Microsoft Access database. Read More

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March 2019
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Ophthalmological emergencies. An epidemiological study: Are resources been used properly?

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 2. Epub 2019 Mar 2.

UGC Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, España; Departamento de Cirugía, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, España.

Objectives: To determine the prevalence of ophthalmological emergency visits to two tertiary hospital in all age groups during years 2014 and 2015.

Methods: All patients who attended Ophthalmological Emergency Department from 1 January 2014 to 31 December 2015 were included in the study. The demographic variables studied were gender, age, place of origin, time of arrival, day of the week, month and year of the visit, the diagnosis, destination on discharge, total time of the visit and priority. Read More

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March 2019
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Unilateral accommodation spasm: Case report and literature review.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 2. Epub 2019 Mar 2.

Sección de Motilidad Ocular, Departamento de Oftalmología, HGU Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, España.

This case report describes a probable unilateral accommodation spasm in a 10 year-old girl with no significant medical history. The right eye showed decreased visual acuity, 0.2 to 0. Read More

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Medusa head injection: A Greek myth behind a clinical metaphor.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 21. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

Departamento de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario del Henares, Coslada (Madrid), España; Universidad Francisco de Vitoria, Madrid, España. Electronic address:

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February 2019

Morphology of the Meibomian gland evaluated using meibography in patients with hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 19;94(4):165-170. Epub 2019 Feb 19.

Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía de Murcia, Murcia, España.

Introduction: Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (HED) is a rare disease that results from the abnormal development of the ectodermal germ layer in early embryogenesis. In these patients, hypoplasia of Meibomian glands is one of the most frequent ophthalmological manifestations. The main aim of this study is to evaluate the usefulness of meibography for the morphology of Meibomian glands in a group of patients with HED, and to compare it with a control group. Read More

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Iatrogenic retinal central artery occlusion after a cerebral digital subtraction angiography.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 12. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, España.

Digital subtraction angiography (DSA) is a technique used in interventional radiology for the diagnosis of vascular cerebral conditions. Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) is a complication of endovascular procedures that involve atherosclerotic plaque removal with subsequent embolisation. The case is presented on a patient who noticed a sudden vision loss during a DSA. Read More

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February 2019
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Plagiarism in ophthalmology publications.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 8. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

DY Patil University, Pune, India.

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February 2019

Sight hygiene in the 19th century. Part 1.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 8. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital San Agustín, Avilés, Asturias, España.

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February 2019

Contribution of the Visante OCT and B-scan ultrasound in the diagnosis and follow up of a topiramate-induced bilateral ciliochoroidal effusion syndrome.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 6. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario y Politécnico de la Fe, Valencia, España.

A 45 year-old man with bilateral acute angle-closure and myopia after starting treatment with topiramate, secondary to alcohol and heroin dependence. Using Visante® OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography) and B-scan Ultrasound he was diagnosed with bilateral ciliochoroidal effusion as the pathophysiological mechanism. Topiramate was stopped and ocular hypotensive therapy with a topical cycloplegic and corticosteroids were started, resolving ciliochoroidal effusion syndrome. Read More

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February 2019

Photophobia and neuropathic pain in Sudecḱs syndrome.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 5. Epub 2019 Feb 5.

Department of Doctoral Studies, Riga Stradins University, Latvia, Letonia; Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, Reino Unido.

The case is presented of a 14 year-old patient diagnosed with Sudeck's syndrome secondary to uneventful foot trauma. The patient complained of decreased visual acuity along with photophobia and intense ocular pain not correlated with the exploratory findings. Sudeck's syndrome is an idiopathic neuropathic inflammatory disease characterised by disproportionate pain, unrelated to a previous traumatic event, which can evolve to severe and generalised pain. Read More

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February 2019

Periorbital necrotising fasciitis secondary to scratching.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 4. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe, Avinguda de Fernando Abril Martorell 106, 46026, Valencia, España.

An 80 year-old woman with no relevant medical history, consulted for worsening of right palpebral itching and pain after an insect bite. Her eyelids had areas of laceration due to scratching, which rapidly progressed to fibrinoid necrosis over the first 24hours. Lesions were cultivated, revealing Streptococcus pyogenes and Staphylococcus aureus. Read More

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February 2019
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Choroidal neovascularisation secondary to serpiginous choroiditis: The value of OCT-angiography in diagnosis and response to therapy with aflibercept.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 4. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Clínica Vista Sánchez Trancón, Badajoz, España.

A case is presented of a 61 year-old man with a personal history of serpiginous choroiditis (SC), who presented with metamorphopsia and decreased visual acuity (VA) in his right eye (RE). In the examination, using Swept Source OCT-angiography (SS OCT-A), peripapillary haemorrhage secondary to a choroidal neovascularisation (CNV) was observed. The patient was treated with intravitreal aflibercept, having a favourable outcome on his symptomatology and in the SS OCT-A findings. Read More

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February 2019

Papillophlebitis as manifestation of polyarteritis nodosa.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 4. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Servicio de Cardiología, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario Insular Materno Infantil, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, España.

A 35 year-old-man diagnosed with polyarteritis nodosa developed papillophlebitis on his left eye. Throughout the evolution of the disease, he had a macular oedema treated with intravitreal injections of aflibercept, with adequate recovery of visual acuity. He also had episcleritis on the other eye. Read More

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February 2019

The health products scandal and the problem of perfluorocarbon fluids.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 4;94(3):105-106. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Universidad de Valladolid, Valladolid, España. Electronic address:

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Sight hygiene in the 19th century. Part 2.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 4. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Servicio de Oftalmología Hospital San Agustín, Avilés, Asturias, España.

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February 2019

Post-herpes neurotrophic keratopathy: Aetiopathogenesis, clinical signs and current therapies.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 2;94(4):171-183. Epub 2019 Feb 2.

Departamento de Oftalmología, Hospital Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, España.

Neurotrophic keratopathy (NK) is a degenerative corneal disease caused by damage of trigeminal innervation. This leads to epithelial defects, ulceration and, eventually, perforation. Both herpes simplex and varicella zoster keratitis are reported to be the main causes of NK. Read More

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April 2019
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Posterior lenticonus in Scheimpflug images.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 1;94(4):e29-e30. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Quirónsalud Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Islas Canarias, España.

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Papillitis and neuroretinitis of tuberculous etiology.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 1. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, España.

A 57-year-old man with miliary tuberculosis reported visual loss in his right eye, a month after starting a four-drug antituberculous treatment regimen. On exploration, an inferior segmental optic disc edema was objectived and it was attributed to ischemic aetiology. Ethambutol was withdrawn and 60mg of oral prednisone daily were given with a tapering dosage. Read More

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February 2019
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Comparison between conventional angiography and OCT angiography in ischaemic complications secondary to vasculitis.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 1. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

Departamento de Oftalmología, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, España; Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, España.

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February 2019

Author's reply.

Authors:
M Díaz Llopis

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 31;94(4):205-207. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

Universidad de Valencia, Hospital La Fe, Valencia, España. Electronic address:

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Invasive aspergillosis manifesting as retinal necrosis in a patient treated with ruxolitinib.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Jan 31. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

Sección de Retina Médica, Departamento de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla, España.

A 30 year-old man with acute myeloblastic leukaemia and secondary myelodysplastic syndrome developed graft-versus-host disease. The patient was treated with ruxolitinib. After being treated for 3 months with ruxolitinib, an inhibitor of Janus kinase, he developed Aspergillus retinal necrosis resistant to common treatment. Read More

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January 2019
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Adult orbital xanthogranuloma as a cause of recurrent palpebral swelling.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Jan 31. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Unidad de Órbita, Párpados y Vía Lagrimal, FISABIO Oftalmología Médica, Valencia, España.

Orbital adult-onset xanthogranuloma is a rare idiopathic inflammatory disorder included in the group of orbital xanthogranulomatous diseases with possible systemic associations. A 43 year-old woman presented with a deep fast-growing mass on the right upper eyelid. She had a past medical history of bilateral non-ulcerative nodules on the upper eyelid and two cosmetic upper lid blepharoplasties. Read More

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January 2019

Importance of ocular electrophysiology in the diagnosis of retinal dystrophies.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 30;94(4):160-164. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

UGC Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena, Sevilla, España; Departamento de Cirugía, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, España.

Background And Objective: The diagnosis of retinal dystrophies is complex and is based on complete ophthalmological study, genetic study and electrophysiological studies (EPS). In this study, we intend to evaluate the role of electrophysiological and medical tests in the diagnosis of retinal dystrophies.

Material And Methods: A retrospective observational study was conducted on 50 selected patients that attended the Neurophysiology Department of the University Hospital Virgen Macarena. Read More

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Retinochoroidal findings and lung cancer: first report in mexican population.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 15;94(3):125-129. Epub 2019 Jan 15.

Departamento de Neumología, Hospital General de México «Dr. Eduardo Liceaga», Ciudad de México, Estados Unidos Mexicanos.

Introduction: Lung cancer (LC) is the most common tumour, and the leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide. Although cases of choroidal metastasis and cancer-associated retinopathy have been reported in LC, no studies have been conducted on the Mexican population to describe retinochoroidal findings during the course of LC, and the relationship with its stage.

Objective: To evaluate patients with a diagnosis of LC, and to describe the posterior segment findings in relationship to the stage of LC. Read More

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March 2019
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Iris mammillations in a patient with type 1 neurofibromatosis.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 31;94(2):e11. Epub 2018 Dec 31.

Unidad de Gestión Clínica de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla, España.

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February 2019
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Acute narrow-angle glaucoma induced by topiramate with acute myopia and macular striae: A case report.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 24;94(3):130-133. Epub 2018 Dec 24.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital San Pedro, Logroño, La Rioja, España.

We report the case of a 29-year-old epileptic woman who had been on treatment with topiramate 25mg/day for 9 days. She was referred to the Emergency Department due to reduction in far visual acuity (VA) after increasing the dose to 50mg/day two days before. The ocular examination showed bilateral acute angle closure glaucoma (AACG) and macular striae in both eyes (AO) observed by Retinography and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT). Read More

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March 2019
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Re-thinking overdiagnosis and over-treatment in ophthalmology. Introduction to the concept of futility.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 23;94(2):53-54. Epub 2018 Dec 23.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario de Burgos, Burgos, España. Electronic address:

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February 2019
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Microbiota in mobile phones of medical ophthalmologists.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 21;94(2):55-59. Epub 2018 Dec 21.

Centro de Investigación Biomédica, Fundación Hospital Nuestra Señora de la Luz IAP, Ciudad de México, México.

Objective: To determine the microbiota of mobile phones used during the ophthalmological consultation by medical personnel, patients, and family members.

Methods: An analysis was made on the mobile phones of the medical staff and of patients and/or family members in the area of clinical specialty. A survey was conducted to evaluate the pattern of use and disinfection of mobile phones. Read More

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February 2019
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Abraham Zacuto Lusitano and migraine visual aura.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2018 Dec 20. Epub 2018 Dec 20.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Clínico Universitario, Valencia, España.

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December 2018
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Causes and surgical treatment of diplopia and strabismus secondary to myasthenia gravis.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 20;94(3):107-113. Epub 2018 Dec 20.

Sección de Motilidad Ocular, Departamento de Oftalmología, HGU Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, España.

Objective: To present a report of the ocular motility disorders, treatment and outcomes of myasthenia gravis (MG).

Material And Method: A retrospective study was performed on the data of patients with MG. An evaluation was made using mean age, gender, initial diagnosis, ocular deviation, time of onset of clinical characteristics, treatment and results. Read More

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March 2019
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Orbital Treatment in Ancient Egypt Mummies.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2018 Dec 19. Epub 2018 Dec 19.

Sección de Oculoplastia, Hospital Universitario Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Madrid, España.

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December 2018
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Study of aggressive carcinomas through orbital metastasis.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2018 Dec 18. Epub 2018 Dec 18.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital Universitario de Gran Canaria Doctor Negrín, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, España.

Two clinical cases of orbital metastasis are presented. The first is a 63 year-old male with a recent loss of visual acuity associated with binocular diplopia. Neuroimaging tests revealed a tumour of aggressive features with intraconal extension and bone invasion. Read More

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December 2018
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Malignant glaucoma after XEN45 implant.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 18;94(3):134-137. Epub 2018 Dec 18.

FISABIO Oftalmología Médica, Valencia, España.

Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery for chronic open-angle glaucoma treatment tries to reduce the amount of chronic topical drug treatment, delaying invasive glaucoma surgery and diminishing the number of surgical complications. XEN45 uses subconjunctival drainage in order to reduce intraocular pressure. The report is presented of a patient following phacoemulsification, intraocular lens implantation and XEN45 implant. Read More

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March 2019
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Combined central retinal artery and vein occlusion; first manifestation of lupus in a pediatric patient.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Mar 14;94(3):141-144. Epub 2018 Dec 14.

Departamento de Retina y Vítreo, Hospital General de México «Dr. Eduardo Liceaga», Ciudad de México, Estados Unidos Mexicanos. Electronic address:

Combined central retinal artery and vein occlusion is uncommon in adults and even more so in young people. The main origins are vasculitis and thromboembolic disorders. The prognosis is poor due to irreversible visual loss and the development of neovascular glaucoma (NVG). Read More

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J C Pastor

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 14;94(2):e10. Epub 2018 Dec 14.

Universidad de Valladolid, Valladolid, España. Electronic address:

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February 2019
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Chronic dacryocystitis caused by sarcoidosis.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Apr 14;94(4):188-191. Epub 2018 Dec 14.

Servicio de Anatomía Patológica, Fundació Althaia, Xarxa Assistencial Universitària de Manresa, Manresa, Barcelona, España.

Sarcoidosis of lacrimal sac is a very uncommon disease. When the patient has symptoms of lacrimal sac diseases, it is necessary to take into account the histological evaluation, to demonstrate the involvement of the lacrimal sac by this pathology. In patients with sarcoidosis history, the treatment is surgical and it is suggested to do an external dacryocystorhinostomy, in order to take a biopsy, to get a diagnosis and to establish the incidence of this pathology. Read More

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CyPass stent withdrawal: The end of suprachoroidal MIGS?

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J Garcia-Feijoo

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Jan 3;94(1):1-3. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

Fundación para la Investigación Biomédica, Hospital Clínico San Carlos, IdISSC, Departamento de Oftalmología, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, RETICS, Madrid, España. Electronic address:

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January 2019
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Risk of cataract in smokers: A meta-analysis of observational studies.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2019 Feb 7;94(2):60-74. Epub 2018 Dec 7.

Facultad de Medicina, Universidad El Bosque, Bogotá, Colombia.

Objective: The aim of the study was to compare the risk of cataract in smokers and ex-smokers.

Methods: A systematic search of observational studies was carried out in Medline, Embase, and Lilacs databases. Studies that have evaluated the association between cigarette smoking and any type of clinically diagnosed cataract were selected. Read More

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February 2019
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Ophthalmology in Chauliac's Chirurgia Magna, with a curious illustration.

Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 2018 Dec 5. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

Servicio de Oftalmología, Hospital San Agustín, Avilés, Asturias, España.

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