B Seitz

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Repeat corneal graft failure due to graft-to-host herpetic infection
    Zisis Gatzioufas
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarland, Kirrberger Str, Homburg Saar, Saarland, 66424, Germany
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 3:24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint [DALK and penetrating laser keratoplasty for advanced keratoconus]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:839-48. 2013
  3. doi request reprint [Keratoplasty in children--still a dilemma]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Homburg Saar
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 230:587-94. 2013
  4. doi request reprint [Prophylaxis and management of complications in penetrating keratoplasty]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr 100, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:605-13. 2013
  5. doi request reprint [Perspectives of excimer laser-assisted keratoplasty]
    B Seitz
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 108:817-24. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Stage-related therapy of corneal dystrophies
    Berthold Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Dev Ophthalmol 48:116-53. 2011
  7. doi request reprint ["Herpetic keratitis". Various expressions require different therapeutic approaches]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 108:385-95; quiz 396-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Simultaneous amniotic membrane patch in high-risk keratoplasty
    Berthold Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarland, Germany
    Cornea 30:269-72. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint [Amniotic membrane transplantation. An indispensable therapy option for persistent corneal epithelial defects]
    B Seitz
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstrasse 1, Gebäude 22, 66421 Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 104:1075-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Amniotic membrane transplantation for persistent corneal epithelial defects in eyes after penetrating keratoplasty
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Eye (Lond) 23:840-8. 2009

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Publications72

  1. pmc Repeat corneal graft failure due to graft-to-host herpetic infection
    Zisis Gatzioufas
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarland, Kirrberger Str, Homburg Saar, Saarland, 66424, Germany
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 3:24. 2013
    ..Herein, we present the case of a young female patient with keratoconus, who was subjected twice to repeat keratoplasty, and each time, she experienced a corneal graft failure...
  2. doi request reprint [DALK and penetrating laser keratoplasty for advanced keratoconus]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:839-48. 2013
    ..The German keratoplasty registry shows that the proportion of anterior lamellar grafts in Germany has remained stable at approximately 5 % in recent years...
  3. doi request reprint [Keratoplasty in children--still a dilemma]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Homburg Saar
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 230:587-94. 2013
    ..Thus, the rate of intra- and postoperative complications is higher than in adults. In addition, amblyopia is a major issue before the age of seven years potentially resulting in irreversible reduction of visual acuity...
  4. doi request reprint [Prophylaxis and management of complications in penetrating keratoplasty]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr 100, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:605-13. 2013
    ..In cases of therapy-resistant epithelial defects 100 % autologous serum eyedrops or amniotic membrane patches are valid options. Immune reactions must be diagnosed and treated immediately with high doses of corticosteroids. ..
  5. doi request reprint [Perspectives of excimer laser-assisted keratoplasty]
    B Seitz
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 108:817-24. 2011
    ..The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate the evolution of laser keratoplasty and to outline the potential future perspectives of this technique...
  6. doi request reprint Stage-related therapy of corneal dystrophies
    Berthold Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Dev Ophthalmol 48:116-53. 2011
    ..In conclusion, for stage-related therapy of corneal dystrophies, besides contact lenses, PTK and PKP, various techniques of lamellar keratoplasties represent an indispensable enrichment of our corneal microsurgical spectrum today...
  7. doi request reprint ["Herpetic keratitis". Various expressions require different therapeutic approaches]
    B Seitz
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde und Hochschulambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 108:385-95; quiz 396-7. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Simultaneous amniotic membrane patch in high-risk keratoplasty
    Berthold Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarland, Germany
    Cornea 30:269-72. 2011
    ..To analyze the short- and intermediate-term results of simultaneous transplantation of amniotic membrane with high-risk keratoplasty...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Amniotic membrane transplantation. An indispensable therapy option for persistent corneal epithelial defects]
    B Seitz
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstrasse 1, Gebäude 22, 66421 Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 104:1075-9. 2007
    ..AMT appears to have a great variety of merits before, instead of, during, or even after keratoplasty. The consequent systemic therapy of underlying diseases is absolutely indispensable for durable success of AMT...
  10. doi request reprint Amniotic membrane transplantation for persistent corneal epithelial defects in eyes after penetrating keratoplasty
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Eye (Lond) 23:840-8. 2009
    ..To determine the primary success and recurrence rate of amniotic membrane transplantation (AMT) for the treatment of persistent corneal epithelial defects (PEDs) in eyes after penetrating keratoplasty (PK)...
  11. doi request reprint [Correction of corneal astigmatism with toric lenses : Theory and clinical aspects]
    A Langenbucher
    Experimentelle Ophthalmologie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Kirrberger Strasse 7, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 107:189-201. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Nonmechanical corneal trephination with the excimer laser improves outcome after penetrating keratoplasty
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Ophthalmology 106:1156-64; discussion 1165. 1999
    ..To assess the impact of nonmechanical trephination on the outcome after penetrating keratoplasty (PK)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of short-term versus long-term topical steroids on corneal neovascularization after non-high-risk keratoplasty
    C Cursiefen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 239:514-21. 2001
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Graft endothelium and thickness after penetrating keratoplasty, comparing mechanical and excimer laser trephination: a prospective randomised study
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 239:12-7. 2001
    ..To assess the impact of nonmechanical trephination on the graft endothelium and thickness after penetrating keratoplasty (PK)...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Intacsintracorneal ring segments in keratoconus]
    M El-Husseiny
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, UKS, Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 110:823-6, 828-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the preoperative and postoperative results of femtosecond laser-assisted implantation of INTACS in ectatic corneal diseases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Q-switched erbium:YAG laser corneal trephination: thermal damage in corneal stroma and cut regularity of nonmechanical Q-switched erbium:YAG laser corneal trephination for penetrating keratoplasty
    M Stojkovic
    Department of Ophthalmology, Friedrich Alexander University University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Schwabachanlage 6, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Cornea 23:50-60. 2004
    ..To assess stromal thermal damage and cut regularity induced by nonmechanical Q-switched Er:YAG laser corneal trephination for penetrating keratoplasty...
  17. doi request reprint Results of excimer laser penetrating keratoplasty in aphakic eyes
    K Ninios
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Medical Center of Saarland, Kirrbergerstr 22, Saarland 66421, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 251:1185-9. 2013
    ..Corneal grafting in aphakic eyes is often challenging. We report about the outcome of excimer laser trephination in aphakic eyes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Intraocular lens calculations status after corneal refractive surgery
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 11:35-46. 2000
    ..g., Haigis, Hoffer Q, Holladay 2, or SRK/T) but not a regression formula (e.g., SRK I or SRK II) should be applied and the highest resulting IOL power should be used for the implant...
  19. ncbi request reprint Endothelium and pachymetry of clear corneal grafts 15 to 33 years after penetrating keratoplasty
    M M Kus
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 127:600-2. 1999
    ..To evaluate long-term endothelial cell count and thickness of clear corneal grafts after penetrating keratoplasty...
  20. doi request reprint [Visual acuity and astigmatism after keratoplasty. Differences between the guided trephine system and motor trephine]
    A Fejza
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 110:464-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the differences in postoperative visual acuity, astigmatism, and selected postoperative complications between a guided trephine system (GTS) and motor trephine after penetrating keratoplasty...
  21. doi request reprint [Delayed course of Acanthamoeba keratitis]
    A G Schnaidt
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrberger Str 1, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:164-8. 2013
    ..In a patient with a positive contact lens history acanthamoeba keratitis should always be considered as a differential diagnosis to herpes simplex keratitis in the early course of the disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint Blood-aqueous barrier after mechanical or nonmechanical excimer laser trephination in penetrating keratoplasty
    M Kuchle
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 125:177-81. 1998
    ..To analyze whether nonmechanical trephination with an excimer laser influences post-operative blood-aqueous barrier breakdown after penetrating keratoplasty...
  23. doi request reprint [Keratoconus lenses: the small correction miracle]
    U Klühspies
    Kontaktlinsenambulanz, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66424, Homburg, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:830-6, 838. 2013
    ..This goal can be achieved efficiently by contact lenses with only rare adverse conditions. This article provides a current overview on contact lens fitting in keratoconus and presents own associated results. ..
  24. ncbi request reprint Experimental correction of irregular corneal astigmatism using topography-based flying-spot-mode excimer laser photoablation
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 125:252-6. 1998
    ..To present a novel experimental approach for treating irregular corneal astigmatism...
  25. ncbi request reprint Experimental evaluation of two current-generation automated microkeratomes: the Hansatome and the Supratome
    A Behrens
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 129:59-67. 2000
    ..To compare flap dimensions, cut quality, and blade deterioration after reuse in an experimental setting using two current-generation microkeratomes for laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis...
  26. doi request reprint [Comparison of pars plana vitrectomy with ILM peeling and intravitreal triamcinolone in diffuse diabetic macular oedema]
    E Khurieva-Sattler
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 227:496-500. 2010
    ..Visual outcome and anatomic results in patients with diffuse diabetic macular oedema (DDME) were evaluated after vitrectomy with internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling versus intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (TA)...
  27. doi request reprint [Experimental corneal imaging and corneal surgery with non-amplified femtosecond laser pulses]
    C Huss
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrberger Str, Geb 22, 66421 Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 109:995-1000. 2012
    ..Non-amplified femtosecond laser was used to induce multiphoton effects for corneal tissue imaging and for tissue ablation...
  28. doi request reprint [Treatment of pediatric cataracts. Part 2: IOL implantation, postoperative complications, aphakia management and postoperative development]
    T Hager
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Str 100, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:179-88; 189-90. 2013
    ..Some easy rules can help prevent pitfalls...
  29. doi request reprint [Salzmann's nodular degeneration on a corneal graft 20 years after penetrating keratoplasty for keratoconus]
    Z Gatzioufas
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Str, Geb 22, 66421 Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 108:963-5. 2011
    ..The patient was treated with phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) and despite the low endothelial density of the corneal graft, visual acuity was sufficiently restored...
  30. ncbi request reprint Accommodation after Nd: YAG capsulotomy in patients with accommodative posterior chamber lens 1CU
    Nhung X Nguyen
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:120-6. 2005
    ....
  31. doi request reprint [Individualization of IOL constants for two hydrophobic intraocular lenses. SRK II, SRK/T, Hoffer-Q, Holladay 1 and Haigis formula]
    A Langenbucher
    Experimentelle Ophthalmologie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Str 100, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:468-73. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was an assessment of refraction error after implantation of two types of hydrophobic acrylic intraocular lenses and derivation of customized IOL constants for the SRK II, SRK/T, Hoffer Q, Holladay 1 and Haigis formula...
  32. doi request reprint [Treatment of cataracts in childhood I: clinical picture und surgical approach]
    T Hager
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Str 100, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:1233-45. 2012
    ..The first article of this two part series will explain the variability of the disease and surgical approaches and the second part will try to convey a linear approach for the postoperative care...
  33. doi request reprint [Intraocular hyperintense structure in MRI in a female patient with vertigo]
    S Jakob
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse 1, 66421 Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 107:366-9. 2010
    ..The patient was referred to our clinic to screen for an intraocular tumor. Ophthalmological findings together with the medical history unmasked the "tumor" as residual perfluorodecaline vesicles...
  34. ncbi request reprint Intraocular lens power calculation in eyes after corneal refractive surgery
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    J Refract Surg 16:349-61. 2000
    ....
  35. doi request reprint [Calculation of pseudophakic toric intraocular lenses]
    T Eppig
    Institut für Experimentelle Ophthalmologie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Straße 100, Homburg
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 228:681-9. 2011
    ..For the calculation of the correct power for the T-IOL several additional factors need to be considered, which are less relevant for spherical IOL calculation...
  36. doi request reprint [Sex hormones and dry eye]
    F Schirra
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, UKS, Kirrberger Str 1, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 106:988-94. 2009
    ..The objective of this article is to briefly outline current scientific knowledge on the relationship between androgens, estrogens,and progesterones on the one hand and the lacrimal gland and Meibomian glands respectively...
  37. doi request reprint [Postoperative complications and management of filtration surgery]
    C P Jonescu-Cuypers
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse, 66421 Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 106:1029-39. 2009
    ..Close patient monitoring substantially increases long-term success rates...
  38. doi request reprint [Subluxation of hydrophilic acrylate intraocular lenses due to massive capsular fibrosis]
    S Kramer
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Homburg Saar, Kirrberger Strasse, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 107:460-4. 2010
    ..Because of reduced capsular biocompatibility, increased fibrosis may initiate dislocation of the intraocular lens (IOL)...
  39. doi request reprint [Photodynamic therapy for infectious keratitis]
    N Szentmary
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitat des Saarlandes, UKS, Kirrberger Str 1, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:165-70. 2012
    ..Thus, some authors claim that photodynamic therapy may be a potential alternative in therapy resistant infectious keratitis. However, the limitations of this therapeutic option in particular need further investigation...
  40. doi request reprint [Detection of early forms of keratoconus - current screening methods]
    S Goebels
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 230:998-1004. 2013
    ..In detail, we focus on dedicated keratoconus screening software modules of topography, tomography, aberrometry and biomechanics. ..
  41. doi request reprint [Results of an internet-based survey amongst members of the German Ophthalmological Society concerning postmortem cornea donation]
    C E Uhlig
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum Munster, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:1198-206. 2012
    ..Analysis of willingness for postmortem cornea donation by professionals in ophthalmology and their motives in favor of or against donation...
  42. doi request reprint [Acanthamoeba keratitis]
    N Szentmary
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, UKS, Kirrberger Str 100, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:1203-10; quiz 1211. 2013
    ..The prognosis of keratoplasty following acanthamoeba keratitis is more favorable if there were no signs of infection at least 3 months before surgery. ..
  43. doi request reprint [Visual diagnosis: Waardenburg syndrome]
    T Hager
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse, 66421, Homburg, Saar, Germany
    Ophthalmologe 107:660-2. 2010
    ..WS can be subdivided into four groups according to major and minor clinical signs...
  44. ncbi request reprint Impact of increased intraocular pressure on long-term corneal endothelial cell density after penetrating keratoplasty
    N X Nguyen
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Ophthalmologica 216:40-4. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the longitudinal development of IOP after PK and to investigate possible correlations with corneal endothelial cell density...
  45. ncbi request reprint Posterior corneal curvature changes after myopic laser in situ keratomileusis
    B Seitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Schwabachanlage 6, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Ophthalmology 108:666-72; discussion 673. 2001
    ..To assess the posterior corneal power and asphericity changes after myopic laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) and to correlate these changes with the amount of correction and the residual stromal bed thickness...
  46. doi request reprint [Delayed loss of vision after hammer and chisel injury]
    A G Schnaidt
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse, 66421 Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 106:1017-21. 2009
    ..Conventional X-ray images may not always be efficient enough to detect a foreign body. If an intraocular foreign body is suspected a thin-slice computed tomography examination of the orbit should be performed...
  47. doi request reprint [What big eyes you have!]
    S C Goebels
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:1188-91. 2013
    ..To the best of our knowledge megalophthalmus anterior has not up to now been described as associated with a pathological sensitivity to minor changes in lid muscle tension causing a sudden increase of IOD. ..
  48. doi request reprint [Introduction to the topic: blood products for treatment of diseases of the ocular surface. Voodoo or standard therapy]
    G Geerling
    Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg, Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080, Wurzburg, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 105:621-2. 2008
  49. doi request reprint [Testosterone reduces the expression of keratinization-promoting genes in murine Meibomian glands]
    F Schirra
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrberger Str 1, Geb 22, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 110:230-8. 2013
    ..This article presents the potential impact of androgens on limiting keratinization in this tissue, thus, contributing to normal Meibomian gland function and a healthy ocular surface...
  50. doi request reprint [Selected aspects of pediatric ophthalmology for non-pediatric ophthalmologists. Part 2: The odd looking optic nerve head in infants]
    B Käsmann-Kellner
    Leitung der Sektion Kinder und Neuroophthalmologie, Orthoptik and Low Vision, Augenklinik der Universitätsklinik des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:603-19; quiz 620-22. 2012
    ..Therefore, this age group is the most difficult to correctly discriminate between physiological and pathological findings and to decide whether further diagnostic and/or treatment steps are necessary...
  51. doi request reprint [Sudden papilledema of unclear origin]
    S C Goebels
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse 1, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Ophthalmologe 108:565-9. 2011
    ..Papillitis in conjunction with Crohn's disease is a rare cause of papillary swelling and should be taken into consideration during differential diagnosis. The disorder responds to steroid therapy but does not avoid irreversible damage...
  52. doi request reprint [How does the German DRG system differentiate and reimburse vitreoretinal surgery in diabetic patients?]
    M Krause
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlands, Homburg Saar
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 225:880-7. 2008
    ..These opposite goals and the so far limited calculation basis raise the question of how the G-DRG system actually processes and reimburses empirically collected in-hospital treatment data...
  53. doi request reprint [Ping-pong transmission of herpes simplex virus 1 following corneal transplantation]
    E Stavridis
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Str 1, 66424 Homburg Saar
    Ophthalmologe 109:1017-21. 2012
    ..A herpes simplex virus type I (HSV-1) infection (transmission through the donor or reactivation by the patient) can lead to PCGF...
  54. doi request reprint [Selected aspects of pediatric ophthalmology for the non-pediatric ophthalmologist. Part 1: Basic knowledge and essential diagnostics to identify the need for specialized action]
    B Käsmann-Kellner
    Augenklinik, Universitätsklinik des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, Geb 22, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:171-89; quiz 190-2. 2012
    ..In addition, the article hopefully will contribute to constructive cooperation among ophthalmologists of different subspecialties for the benefit of our youngest patients...
  55. doi request reprint [Follicular conjunctivitis of unknown origin]
    S Goebels
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Homburg, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:79-82. 2012
    ..Histopathological analysis showed bilateral follicular lymphoma, a subtype of the B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The patient was referred for radiotherapy. At follow-up 18 months later the patient was symptom-free...
  56. doi request reprint [Unclear deterioration of vision after renal transplant]
    M Hild
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrberger Str 1, 66421 Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 106:1024-8. 2009
    ..The patient had been dependent on dialysis from the age of 14 years old and from then on also needed a hearing aid. A kidney had been transplanted 5 years ago. The diagnosis was anterior lenticonus due to Alport syndrome...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Phenotype of the visual system in oculocutaneous and ocular albinism]
    B Käsmann-Kellner
    Klinik für Augenheilkunde im Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstrasse 1, 66424, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 104:648-61. 2007
    ..Therefore, the number of persons having undiagnosed albinism is probably quite high, perhaps there even is a very broad transition zone from normal to albinotic...
  58. doi request reprint [Okihiro syndrome : Duane's syndrome and radial malformations of the limbs]
    A H Haus
    Augenklinik der Universität des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstrasse 1, 66424, Homburg, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 105:588-91. 2008
  59. doi request reprint [Tapetoretinal dystrophy and unusual facial features in an 8-year-old boy]
    S Kramer
    Klinik fur Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes UKS, Kirrbergerstrasse, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 107:182-5. 2010
    ..Finally a Kabuki syndrome could be confirmed by human genetic investigations (8q22-23 triplication)...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Autologous serum for otherwise therapy resistant corneal epithelial defects - Prospective report on the first 70 eyes]
    R Ferreira de Souza
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik, , Erlangen
    Klin Monatsbl Augenheilkd 218:720-6. 2001
    ..Definitive determinants for the success of this novel therapy have not been identified, yet. However, eyes with accompanying deep stromal defects do not seem to be good candidates...
  61. ncbi request reprint [Phototherapeutic keratectomy for recurrent corneal erosion syndrome (e-PTK). Report on 116 consecutive interventions]
    B Seitz
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik der Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Germany
    Ophthalmologe 99:703-8. 2002
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint [Primary open angle glaucoma in cornea plana masked by false normal applanation tonometry (Goldman) - a case report]
    A Hafner
    , Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Klin Monatsbl Augenheilkd 218:621-5. 2001
    ..Therefore in case of very flat corneas a mathematical correction of the applanatory IOP should be carried out, in order to diagnose a primary open angle glaucoma early enough...
  63. doi request reprint [Legal regulations to produce serum eye drops : when is it necessary, and how can it be obtained?]
    G Geerling
    Universitatsaugenklinik, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Josef Schneider Strasse11, 97080, Wurzburg, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 105:632-8. 2008
    ..To dispense medication to patients without an appropriate license is considered a criminal offense. We describe how two German hospitals have established the production of serum eye drops in full compliance with legal regulations...
  64. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of hemolytic uremic syndrome after renal transplantation
    B Seitz
    Hopital Pasteur, 30 Avenue de la Voie Romaine, 06002 Nice cedex 1, France
    Transplant Proc 39:2583-5. 2007
    ..Three patients still treated with long-term plasma therapy have no recurrence at 15, 19, or 24 months. An international registry would help to define new guidelines...
  65. ncbi request reprint [Functional outcomes after penetrating keratoplasty in pseudoexfoliation syndrome (PEX)-keratopathy]
    N X Nguyen
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik der Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Erlangen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 221:819-24. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the functional outcome and the development of intraocular pressure (IOP) after PK in patients with PEX-keratopathy depending on the presence of pre-existing glaucoma...
  66. ncbi request reprint [Neurotrophic keratitis. Problem child among corneal diseases]
    B Seitz
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik, Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen
    Ophthalmologe 102:5-6. 2005
  67. ncbi request reprint [Classification of ocular surface disease. Part 1]
    F E Kruse
    Augenklinik der Ruprecht Karls Universität Heidelberg
    Ophthalmologe 100:899-915. 2003
    ..Both the clinical presentation as well as the underlying pathophysiological and pathological characteristics of the most important ocular surface diseases are reviewed...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Neurotrophic keratitis]
    C Cursiefen
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen
    Ophthalmologe 102:7-14. 2005
    ..Early diagnosis and adequate treatment may prevent this catastrophic chain of events...
  69. ncbi request reprint [Phototherapeutic keratectomy (o-PTK) with 193 nm excimer laser for superficial corneal scars. Prospective long-term results of 31 consecutive operations]
    A Hafner
    Augenklinik der Universität Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen
    Ophthalmologe 101:135-9. 2004
    ..To investigate the functional and morphological long-term outcome of phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) for superficial corneal scars of varying origin...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Conservative and surgical treatment of neurotrophic keratopathy]
    B Seitz
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik, Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen
    Ophthalmologe 102:15-26. 2005
    ..A tectonic keratoplasty a chaud should typically be combined with a simultaneous amniotic membrane patch and/or a lateral tarsorrhaphy to avoid persistent epithelial defects...
  71. ncbi request reprint [Solid limbal dermoid in an 80-year-old patient]
    P J Lang
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik der Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Erlangen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 221:776-80. 2004
    ..Typically solid limbal dermoids are excised in pre-school age unless a high irregular astigmatism and its risk for amblyopia lead to an earlier intervention...
  72. pmc Corneal calcification after amniotic membrane transplantation
    S B Anderson
    Liverpool Royal University Hospital, Liverpool, UK Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:587-91. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to describe cases of corneal calcification following AMT and to search for risk factors that might predispose to this unusual finding...