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"Separate the Wheat from the Chaff" - Descemet's Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty Graft Failure due to Accidental Implantation of Full-Thickness Precut Tissue.

Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol 2021 Oct-Dec;28(4):267-269. Epub 2022 Apr 30.

Department of Glaucoma, Anand Eye Institute, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

We present an interesting case of failed Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) graft, due to accidental implantation of a full-thickness precut tissue. A repeat DSEK was planned, and during the surgery along with the DSEK graft, an extra thick corneal tissue was also retrieved. Careful evaluation of both the explanted tissues revealed that the primary surgeon failed to separate a precut DSEK graft and implanted the entire full-thickness tissue. Read More

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Refractive changes and visual quality in patients with corneal edema after cataract surgery.

BMC Ophthalmol 2022 Jun 2;22(1):242. Epub 2022 Jun 2.

FISABIO Oftalmología Médica (FOM), Bifurcación Pío Baroja-General Avilés, s/n. E46015, Valencia, Spain.

Background: To assess visual quality and stabilization of refractive changes in corneal edema patients after cataract surgery, using visual acuity (VA) and contrast sensitivity measurements.

Methods: Sixty-one eyes were analysed, twenty-three with and thirty-eight without corneal edema. Uncorrected and corrected distance VA (UDVA and CDVA) were determined with an EDTRS chart, the contrast sensitivity function (CSF) under photopic and mesopic illumination conditions with a CVS-1000e chart, clinical refraction, and corneal topography. Read More

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Comparison of pre-chop technique using a reverse chopper and classic stop-and-chop technique in the treatment of high myopia associated with nuclear cataract.

BMC Surg 2022 May 28;22(1):206. Epub 2022 May 28.

Mei'ermu Hospital, Beijing, China.

Background: To evaluate the safety and efficacy of the pre-chop technique using a novel reverse chopper vs. the classic stop-and-chop technique in phacoemulsification for patients with high myopia and associated grade III-IV nuclear cataracts.

Methods: In this prospective cohort study, a total of 44 consecutive patients (44 eyes) with grade III-IV nuclear cataracts who were admitted to our hospital for cataract surgery between March 2018 and September 2018 were enrolled. Read More

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Acute exudative serous macular detachment with intraretinal oedema following uncomplicated phacoemulsification cataract surgery.

BMJ Case Rep 2022 May 26;15(5). Epub 2022 May 26.

Royal Eye Infirmary, University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust, Plymouth, UK

We report a case of a white man in his 80s presenting with reduced vision, 1 day following uncomplicated cataract surgery. Optical coherence tomography scan showed evidence of a large collection of subretinal and intraretinal fluid. There was no ocular abnormality of note to explain these macular findings. Read More

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Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide Presents a Diagnostic Challenge on Noncontrast Computed Tomography.

Case Rep Ophthalmol 2022 Jan-Apr;13(1):243-246. Epub 2022 Apr 4.

Jones Eye Institute, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA.

Triamcinolone acetonide (TA) is a widely used corticosteroid for various ophthalmological indications. We report a case of a 27-year-old female presented with upper eyelid edema and punctate corneal erosions and haze of the left eye, 1 week after pars plana vitrectomy with silicone oil (SO) tamponade and intravitreal TA for diabetic tractional retinal detachment. The condition persisted despite topical and systemic therapy. Read More

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Cases of toxic anterior segment syndrome after primary pterygium surgery.

Int Ophthalmol 2022 May 14. Epub 2022 May 14.

Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey.

Purpose: Toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) is an acute, sterile, inflammatory reaction of the anterior segment after intraocular surgeries. We aimed to report an outbreak of TASS which occurred following pterygium surgeries.

Methods: A case series. Read More

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Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty in eyes with -associated corneal dystrophy.

Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2022 Jun 27;26:101544. Epub 2022 Apr 27.

Cornea, Cataract, and External Diseases Division, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The Wilmer Eye Institute. 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, USA.

Purpose: The p.(Leu450Trp) mutation, associated with an early-onset corneal endothelial dystrophy, can result in bullous keratopathy within the first few decades of life. People with this condition frequently experience anterior corneal changes in keratometry as the disease worsens, which may potentially affect refractive error after endothelial keratoplasty. Read More

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A case of acute endothelial corneal transplant rejection following immunization with ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 coronavirus vaccine.

Indian J Ophthalmol 2022 05;70(5):1817-1818

Department of Cornea and External Diseases of the Eye, Narayana Nethralaya, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

A 28-year-old female who underwent an uneventful femtosecond laser enabled keratoplasty (FLEK) in her left eye presented with pain, redness, and blurring of vision in the operated eye two weeks after getting immunized with COVID-19 vector vaccine (ChAdOx1 nCoV19 Vaccine Recombinant COVISHIELD, AstraZeneca). Slit-lamp examination showed donor stromal edema with Descemet's membrane folds and Khodadoust line (KP's on endothelium) with anterior chamber cells and flare. The patient was diagnosed with acute corneal graft rejection and advised hourly topical steroids with cycloplegics and oral steroids. Read More

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Intermediate-term outcomes of combined phacoemulsification and Aurolab aqueous drainage implant in eyes with refractory glaucoma and coexistent cataract.

Int Ophthalmol 2022 Apr 20. Epub 2022 Apr 20.

Aravind Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, 625020, India.

Purpose: To investigate the efficacy and safety of non-valved Aurolab aqueous drainage implant (AADI) surgery combined with phacoemulsification in eyes with refractory glaucoma and coexistent cataract.

Methods: Included patients of 18 years or older who underwent combined AADI-Phacoemulsification from June 2015 to January 2017 with at least 12 months of consecutive follow-up. The best-corrected visual acuity, intraocular pressure (IOP), and the number of IOP-lowering medications were recorded at baseline, 2 weeks, 1, 3, 6, 12, 18, and 24 months. Read More

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"Air-Assisted" Donor Lenticule Insertion in Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty in Aphakia With Large Iris Defect and Without Posterior Capsular Support.

Cornea 2022 Jul 13;41(7):927-932. Epub 2022 Apr 13.

Cornea Department, Disha Eye Hospitals, Barrackpore, Kolkata, India.

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to report a novel technique of donor lenticule insertion in Descemet stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) in aphakic corneal edema with large iris defect and without any posterior capsular support.

Methods: This was a retrospective consecutive interventional case series. Clinical records of ten 1-eyed aphakic patients with corneal edema with large iris defect and no capsular support who underwent air-assisted donor lenticule insertion in DSEK were evaluated. Read More

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Association between Increased Cataract Surgery Duration and Postoperative Outcomes.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2022 Apr 18:1-6. Epub 2022 Apr 18.

Department of Ophthalmology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States.

Purpose: To describe the relationship between surgical duration and post-operative outcomes in patients undergoing simple cataract surgery.

Methods: This was a retrospective cohort study using data from the University of Colorado Department of Ophthalmology Cataract Outcomes Database. We studied eyes which underwent uncomplicated and non-complex cataract extraction via phacoemulsification between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2018. Read More

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Surgical Resection of Intraocular Tumors (Partial Transscleral Sclerouvectomy Combined With Mircoinvasive Vitrectomy and Reconstruction of the Eyeball) in Asian Patients: Twenty-Five Years Results.

Front Oncol 2022 15;12:768635. Epub 2022 Mar 15.

Beijing Tongren Eye Center, Beijing Key Laboratory of Intraocular Tumor Diagnosis and Treatment, Medical Artificial Intelligence Research and Verification Laboratory of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China.

Objective: To describe the outcome of intraocular tumor resection by partial transscleral sclerouvectomy (PTSU) combined with micro-invasive vitrectomy and reconstruction of the eyeball (MVRE) in Asian patients.

Design Methods And Participants: This retrospective, interventional cohort study included 366 patients who underwent PTSU combined with MVRE for intraocular tumors both in adult and pediatric age groups. The medical records of these patients were reviewed for clinical, operative, and histopathological features. Read More

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Mycobacterium abscessus Scleral Buckle Infection.

Retin Cases Brief Rep 2022 Mar 23. Epub 2022 Mar 23.

Department of Ophthalmology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

Purpose: To report the successful management of a rare case of Mycobacterium abscessus scleral buckle infection.

Methods: Case report.

Results: A 63-year-old woman with a history of sarcoid anterior uveitis and macula-off retinal detachment repaired by scleral buckle and pars plana vitrectomy presented with eye pain, redness, and purulent drainage in the left eye. Read More

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Long-Term Clinical Outcomes of Small-Incision Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Intracorneal Concave Lenticule Implantation in Patients with Keratoconus.

J Ophthalmol 2022 16;2022:9774448. Epub 2022 Mar 16.

State Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Guangdong Provincial Clinical Research Center for Ocular Diseases, Guangzhou 510060, China.

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term prognosis of small-incision femtosecond laser-assisted intracorneal concave lenticule implantation (SFII) in correction of human keratoconus.

Methods: This was a prospective study for 11 patients who received SFII after being diagnosed as progressive keratoconus based on the Amsler-Krumeich classification system. Clinical assessment was performed for all the patients prior to and postsurgically at different time points for 5 years. Read More

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Incidence and risk factors for post-penetrating keratoplasty glaucoma.

Indian J Ophthalmol 2022 Apr;70(4):1239-1245

Department of Glaucoma, Dr. Shroff's Charity Eye Hospital, New Delhi, India.

Purpose: To carry out a prospective study to analyze the incidence and various preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative risk factors for the development of PPKG.

Methods: A total of 207 patients were analyzed prospectively, who were operated for penetrating keratoplasty (PK) in a tertiary eye care hospital between the time period of August 1, 2017 and February 28, 2018 and were followed up till the sixth month. Each patient was analyzed at every visit to determine the factors responsible for post-keratoplasty glaucoma. Read More

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Short-term safety and efficacy of Preserflo™ Microshunt in glaucoma patients: a multicentre retrospective cohort study.

Eye (Lond) 2022 Mar 12. Epub 2022 Mar 12.

University Hospitals Eye Clinic, Ernst-Abbe Strasse 2, Bonn, Germany.

Background/aims: To evaluate 1-year success rates and safety profile of Preserflo™ Microshunt in glaucoma patients.

Methods: Retrospective multicentre cohort study of 100 consecutive eyes (91 patients) from four tertiary-referral glaucoma centres. Four intraocular pressure (IOP) criteria were defined: A: IOP ≤ 21 mmHg+IOP reduction ≥20% from baseline; B: IOP ≤ 18 mmHg+IOP reduction ≥20%; C: IOP ≤ 15 mmHg+IOP reduction ≥25%; D: IOP≤12 mmHg+IOP reduction ≥30%. Read More

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Visual Loss after Cosmetic Blepharoplasty Using Local Anaesthesia Containing Epinephrine - A Case Series.

Ann Maxillofac Surg 2021 Jul-Dec;11(2):340-343. Epub 2022 Feb 1.

European Face Centre, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Brussels, Belgium.

Rationale: Surgeons should be aware of the risk of vision loss associated with blepharoplasty.

Patient Concerns: All patients complained of decreased vision, redness and/or pain after blepharoplasty using only local anaesthesia containing epinephrine.

Diagnosis: Diagnosis of angle-closure glaucoma (ACG) was made clinically (decreased visual acuity (VA), increased intraocular pressure and a mid-dilated pupil) and through examination (slit lamp examination and dynamic gonioscopy revealed corneal oedema and a shallow anterior chamber respectively). Read More

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February 2022

Outcomes and complications of cataract surgery in patients with chronic ocular graft-versus-host-disease-a multicenter, retrospective analysis.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2022 Mar 7. Epub 2022 Mar 7.

Division for Dry-Eye and Ocular GvHD, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical Faculty, University and University Hospital of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 62, 50937, Cologne, Germany.

Purpose: To evaluate the outcome of phacoemulsification in patients with chronic ocular Graft-versus-host disease (oGVHD) after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (aHSCT).

Methods: Retrospective, observational multicenter study from 1507 oGVHD patients. From the patient files, data were collected including best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA), intraocular pressure (IOP), Schirmer's test I, tear film break-up time (TFBUT), corneal fluorescein staining score, postoperative complications, and pre- and post-operative topical therapy. Read More

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Effect of Anterior Chamber Instability during Phacoemulsification Combined with Intraocular Lens Implantation.

J Ophthalmol 2022 23;2022:2848565. Epub 2022 Feb 23.

Eye Institute, Affiliated Hospital of Nantong University, Nantong 226000, Jiangsu, China.

Purpose: To determine the incidence of anterior chamber (AC) instability during phacoemulsification (phaco) combined with intraocular lens implantation and investigate its effect on intraocular tissues.

Methods: Among the 248 enrolled eyes, 121 and 127 eyes were categorized into the irrigation and nonirrigation groups, respectively, depending on the use of a self-made anterior chamber maintainer (ACM) during phaco. AC stability was evaluated using operating microscopy and intraoperative optical coherence tomography (iOCT). Read More

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February 2022

[Morphological features of the cornea in eyes with pseudophakic bullous keratopathy and Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy].

Vestn Oftalmol 2022 ;138(1):31-37

I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University), Moscow, Russia.

Purpose: To evaluate the morphological features of posterior corneal layers in pseudophakic bullous keratopathy (PBK) and Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy (FECD).

Material And Method: The study included 20 patients (20 eyes) aged 73.8±7. Read More

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Late onset corneal decompensation following retained lens fragment in anterior chamber years after uneventful phacoemulsification.

Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2022 Mar 7;25:101303. Epub 2022 Feb 7.

Department of Cataract and Refractive Services, Raghudeep Eye Hospital, Nr. Shreeji Complex, Gurukul Road, Memnagar, Ahmedabad, 380052, Gujarat, India.

Purpose: To report a case of late onset corneal decompensation following cataract surgery due to retained lens fragment in anterior chamber.

Observations: A 65 year old female presented with complaint of gradual dimness of vision in left eye since 4 months. She underwent uneventful phacoemulsification with posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation elsewhere 4 years back. Read More

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One-step thermokeratoplasty for pain alleviating and pre-treatment of severe acute corneal hydrops in keratoconus.

Ran Hao Yun Feng

Int J Ophthalmol 2022 18;15(2):221-227. Epub 2022 Feb 18.

Department of Ophthalmology, Peking University Third Hospital; Beijing Key Laboratory of Restoration of Damaged Ocular Nerve, Beijing 100191, China.

Aim: To observe the efficacy of simplified one-step thermokeratoplasty for the treatment of severe acute corneal hydrops in keratoconus.

Methods: In this retrospective, noncomparative clinical study, 10 patients (10 eyes) with acute hydrops in keratoconus were treated with simplified one-step thermokeratoplasty. Pain, changes in the corneal curvature, thickness, and size and morphology of the Descemet membrane breaks were detected before and after surgery. Read More

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February 2022

Outcomes of cataract surgery complicated by posterior capsule rupture in the European Registry of Quality Outcomes for Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

J Cataract Refract Surg 2022 Feb 1. Epub 2022 Feb 1.

University Eye Clinic, Maastricht University Medical Center+, Maastricht, the Netherlands.

Setting: European clinics affiliated to the European Registry of Quality Outcomes for Cataract and Refractive Surgery (EUREQUO).

Design: Retrospective cross-sectional register-based study.

Methods: Data was retrieved from the EUREQUO between January 1, 2008, and December 31, 2018. Read More

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February 2022

Outcomes of Ahmed glaucoma valve implantation and risk factors for graft failure in eyes with Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty.

Int Ophthalmol 2022 Jan 27. Epub 2022 Jan 27.

VST Glaucoma Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana, 500034, India.

Purpose: The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of Ahmed glaucoma valve (AGV) in eyes with Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) and glaucoma and evaluate the risk factors for failure.

Methods: Retrospective interventional study included 27 eyes (27 subjects) that underwent AGV implantation following DSEK. The main outcome measure was AGV success, defined as IOP between 6 and 21 mmHg with or without topical antiglaucoma medications (AGMs). Read More

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January 2022

Basal cisternostomy for traumatic brain injury: A case report of unexpected good recovery.

Chin J Traumatol 2021 Dec 28. Epub 2021 Dec 28.

Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, And Berlin Institute of Health, Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

In subarachnoid hemorrhage following traumatic brain injury (TBI), the high intracisternal pressure drives the cerebrospinal fluid into the brain parenchyma, causing cerebral edema. Basal cisternostomy involves opening of the basal cisterns to atmospheric pressure and draining cerebrospinal fluid in an attempt to reverse the edema. We describe a case of basal cisternostomy combined with decompressive craniectomy. Read More

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December 2021

Recurrence and Visual Outcomes of Phototherapeutic Keratectomy in Lattice Corneal Dystrophy: A Cohort Study.

J Refract Surg 2022 Jan 1;38(1):43-49. Epub 2022 Jan 1.

Purpose: To evaluate recurrence and visual outcomes of phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) in lattice corneal dystrophy.

Methods: Kaplan-Meier survival analyses were retrospectively performed. Recurrence was defined as central biomicroscopic findings of recurrence with decreased visual acuity: loss of at least two lines or visual acuity ≤ 20/40) at any time during the follow-up. Read More

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January 2022

Corneal Edema and Keratoplasty: Risk Factors in Eyes With Previous Glaucoma Drainage Devices.

Am J Ophthalmol 2022 06 5;238:27-35. Epub 2022 Jan 5.

From the Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (B.B., M.V.B., P.R., O.S., M.J.F., M.E.S., D.S.), Baltimore, Maryland. Electronic address:

Purpose: To assess risk factors contributing to corneal decompensation following glaucoma drainage device (GDD) implantation.

Design: Retrospective case control study.

Methods: Records of 1610 eyes that underwent GDD implantation between June 1, 2009, and April 1, 2020, at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute were reviewed. Read More

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Delayed Epithelial Healing with Corneal Edema and Haze After Photorefractive Keratectomy Using Intraoperative Mitomycin C.

Int Med Case Rep J 2021 24;14:863-870. Epub 2021 Dec 24.

Hoopes Vision Research Center, Hoopes Vision, Draper, UT, 84020, USA.

We report an unusual presentation of presumed mitomycin C toxicity with possible subsequent hypersensitization to other medication toxicities. A 50-year-old female presented three months after photorefractive keratectomy with intraoperative mitomycin C for the management of persistent epithelial defects, corneal haze, and edema. She was found to have used an expansive and rapidly changing medical regimen which may have caused additional toxicity. Read More

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December 2021

Scleral Fixation of Akreos AO60 Intraocular Lens Using Gore-Tex Suture: An Eye on Visual Outcomes and Postoperative Complications.

J Ophthalmol 2021 20;2021:9349323. Epub 2021 Dec 20.

Department of Ophthalmology, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de São João, Porto, Portugal.

Purpose: "In-the-bag" placement of an IOL is the Holy Grail for any cataract surgeon. However, in the absence of capsular integrity, alternative surgical options to place the IOL must be sought. We aim to report the clinical outcomes and safety profile of scleral-fixated Akreos AO60 intraocular lens implantation using Gore-Tex suture, combined with pars plana vitrectomy. Read More

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December 2021

Comparison of two techniques in posterior lens dislocations: Scleral suture fixation vs. modified Yamane intrascleral lens fixation.

J Fr Ophtalmol 2022 Jan 20;45(1):13-19. Epub 2021 Dec 20.

Department of Ophthalmology, Bursa Uludag University School of Medicine, Bursa, Turkey.

Purpose: To compare the use of Yamane flanged intrascleral haptic fixation and scleral suture fixation (SSF) techniques in combination with pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) for treatment of posterior lens dislocations.

Methods: Patients who underwent PPV and scleral fixated IOL implantation due to subluxation/luxation of the crystalline lens/intraocular lens (IOL) were included in this retrospective study. The Yamane group included patients who underwent Yamane flanged intrascleral haptic fixation technique, while the SSF group consisted of patients who underwent conventional SSF. Read More

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January 2022