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Understanding Retinal Changes after Stroke.

Varun Kumar

Open J Ophthalmol 2017 Nov 6;7(4):281-292. Epub 2017 Nov 6.

Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death and disability in the United States. According to World Heart Federation, every year, 15 million people suffer from stroke worldwide out of which nearly 6 million people die and another 5 million people are disabled. Out of many organs affected after stroke, one of them is eye. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojoph.2017.74037DOI Listing
November 2017
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Novel Mechanistic Interplay between Products of Oxidative Stress and Components of the Complement System in AMD Pathogenesis.

Open J Ophthalmol 2016 Feb 26;6(1):43-50. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

Department of Ophthalmology and Shiley Eye Institute, University of California San Diego, San Diego, USA.

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision loss affecting tens of millions of elderly worldwide. Early AMD includes soft drusen and pigmentary changes in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE). As people age, such soft confluent drusen can progress into two forms of advanced AMD, geographic atrophy (GA, or dry AMD) or choroidal neovascularization (CNV, or wet AMD) and result in the loss of central vision. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojoph.2016.61006DOI Listing
February 2016
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Pseudophacomorphic Glaucoma along with Pupillary Block after Visian™ Implantable Collamer Lens Implantation for High Myopia.

Open J Ophthalmol 2014 Nov;4(4):107-111

Francis I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA.

Purpose: To report a case of bilateral glaucoma related to pseudophacomorphic mechanism in one eye and pupillary block in the other eye after Visian Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL, STAAR Surgical) insertion.

Methods: A 44 year-old female with high myopia underwent bilateral ICL implantation of MICL12.6 after sulcus diameter measurements were performed by Pentacam. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojoph.2014.44017DOI Listing
November 2014
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MRI findings in Post-operative Bilateral Posterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy.

Open J Ophthalmol 2013 ;3:51-53

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore MD USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojoph.2013.33013DOI Listing
January 2013
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