E M Messmer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Munich
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo confocal microscopy of pigmented conjunctival tumors
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:1437-45. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint In vivo confocal microscopy of normal conjunctiva and conjunctivitis
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Cornea 25:781-8. 2006
  3. doi request reprint [Emotional tears]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munchen
    Ophthalmologe 106:593-602. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Hyperosmolarity of the tear film in dry eye syndrome
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    Dev Ophthalmol 45:129-38. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Morphological and immunohistochemical changes after corneal cross-linking
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Cornea 32:111-7. 2013
  6. doi request reprint [Preservatives in ophthalmology]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Mathildenstr 8, 80336, Munchen, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:1064-70. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Differences in basement membrane zone components of normal conjunctiva, conjunctiva in glaucoma and normal skin
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:e476-81. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [In vivo confocal microscopy--correlation to histology]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Universitats Augenklinik, Munchen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 229:696-704. 2012
  9. doi request reprint [Bacterial conjunctivitis--diagnosis and therapy update]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Campus Innenstadt, Munchen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 229:529-33. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint [Advances in the diagnosis and therapy for diseases of the ocular surface: dry eye and ocular allergies]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munchen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 223:643-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo confocal microscopy of pigmented conjunctival tumors
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:1437-45. 2006
    ..To analyze the appearance of conjunctival pigmented tumors as seen by in vivo confocal microscopy...
  2. ncbi request reprint In vivo confocal microscopy of normal conjunctiva and conjunctivitis
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Cornea 25:781-8. 2006
    ..To analyze the appearance of normal conjunctiva and conjunctival inflammation by in vivo confocal microscopy...
  3. doi request reprint [Emotional tears]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munchen
    Ophthalmologe 106:593-602. 2009
    ..Absent emotional tearing is observed in congenital, often syndromal, disorders...
  4. doi request reprint Hyperosmolarity of the tear film in dry eye syndrome
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    Dev Ophthalmol 45:129-38. 2010
    ..Further investigations are necessary before recommending this tool for daily clinical practice...
  5. doi request reprint Morphological and immunohistochemical changes after corneal cross-linking
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Cornea 32:111-7. 2013
    ..To present light and electron microscopic as well as immunohistochemical findings after corneal cross-linking (CXL)...
  6. doi request reprint [Preservatives in ophthalmology]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Mathildenstr 8, 80336, Munchen, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 109:1064-70. 2012
    ..Preservative-free topical medication is highly recommended for patients with ocular surface disease, frequent eye drop administration, proven allergy to preservatives and contact lens wear...
  7. doi request reprint Differences in basement membrane zone components of normal conjunctiva, conjunctiva in glaucoma and normal skin
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:e476-81. 2012
    ..To describe the distribution of basement membrane zone (BMZ) components in normal conjunctiva, conjunctiva of patients with glaucoma and normal skin...
  8. doi request reprint [In vivo confocal microscopy--correlation to histology]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Universitats Augenklinik, Munchen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 229:696-704. 2012
    ..In suspicious lesions of the ocular surface an excisional biopsy and histopathological examination are still the gold standard...
  9. doi request reprint [Bacterial conjunctivitis--diagnosis and therapy update]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Campus Innenstadt, Munchen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 229:529-33. 2012
    ..Chronic-recurrent follicular conjunctivitis necessitates testing for Chlamydia, and in case of a positive result, systemic antibiotic treatment of patient and sexual partner...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Advances in the diagnosis and therapy for diseases of the ocular surface: dry eye and ocular allergies]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munchen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 223:643-9. 2006
    ..Continuing research into new agents can provide ophthalmologists with a number of options that will ultimately benefit the patient...
  11. doi request reprint [Therapeutic options in vernal keratoconjunctivitis]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Munchen, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 106:557-61. 2009
    ..Newer, more selective therapeutic strategies such as antichemokine receptor antibodies, leukotriene receptor antagonists, and specific macrobiomolecules are under evaluation...
  12. doi request reprint In vivo confocal microscopy of corneal small fiber damage in diabetes mellitus
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Mathildenstrasse 8, Munich, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:1307-12. 2010
    ..It is thought to be a form of generalized diabetic neuropathy. Early diagnosis of nerve fiber degeneration is essential to prevent further damage...
  13. ncbi request reprint In vivo confocal microscopy of filtering blebs after trabeculectomy
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:1095-103. 2006
    ..To analyze filtering blebs after trabeculectomy by means of in vivo confocal microscopy and to correlate the images with clinical bleb appearance and function...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Ocular allergies]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
    Hautarzt 56:983-99; quiz 1000. 2005
    ..New therapeutics act on the entire inflammatory process or try to modulate the allergic reaction early and specifically. The association with non-ocular allergic symptoms requires an interdisciplinary approach...
  15. ncbi request reprint [What's new in ocular surface disease?]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
    Ophthalmologe 102:293-300. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint [Triple surgery. Keratoplasty combined with cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
    Ophthalmologe 101:549-53. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint Bilateral recurrent calcareous degeneration of the cornea
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Cornea 24:498-502. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Ocular manifestations of keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness (KID) syndrome
    E M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Ophthalmology 112:e1-6. 2005
    ..Variable ocular manifestations of the disease in 3 patients with molecular genetically confirmed KID syndrome are reported...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Dermal hyperpigmentation and hyperkeratosis with conjunctival papillomatosis. A 59-year old male patient with foreign body sensation and periorbital cutaneous changes]
    G M Spitzlberger
    Universitatsaugenklinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
    Ophthalmologe 102:184-6. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of eyelid eczema. An interdisciplinary challenge]
    A Wollenberg
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie und Allergologie, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
    Hautarzt 55:677-87; quiz 688. 2004
    ..This interdisciplinary overview deals in particular with current pathogenetic and therapeutic aspects of eyelid eczemas...
  21. ncbi request reprint Toxic eosinophil granule protein deposition in corneal ulcerations and scars associated with atopic keratoconjunctivitis
    Elisabeth M Messmer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:816-21. 2002
    ..This study was designed to demonstrate the presence of toxic eosinophil granule proteins in corneal tissue from a patient with corneal complications of atopic keratoconjunctivitis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lamellar keratoplasty with a novel anterior chamber system and organ cultured donor corneas
    Martin Grueterich
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Ophthalmol 20:276-82. 2010
    ..To present a novel artificial anterior chamber system for anterior and posterior lamellar keratoplasty...
  23. doi request reprint Immunolocalization of defensins and cathelicidin in human glands of Moll
    Mechthild Stoeckelhuber
    Institute of Anatomy, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Pettenkoferstrasse 11, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Ann Anat 190:230-7. 2008
    ..We assume that beta-defensin-1, beta-defensin-2 and cathelicidin (LL-37) work together with other antimicrobial peptides and proteins to create a defensive barrier against microbial invasion at the ocular surface...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cost utility for penetrating keratoplasty in patients with poor binocular vision
    C Hirneiss
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Muenchen, Germany
    Ophthalmology 113:2176-80. 2006
    ..This study determines the costs in Germany and other countries in relation to gain of utility for patients with bilateral poor vision owing to corneal disease undergoing penetrating keratoplasty (PK) in 1 eye...
  25. pmc Peripheral visual field defects after macular hole surgery: a complication with decreasing incidence
    C A Gass
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Mathildenstrasse 8, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:549-51. 2001
    ..To prospectively evaluate peripheral visual fields after vitrectomy for idiopathic macular holes...
  26. doi request reprint [Recurrent uveitis of unknown origin in childhood]
    F Seidensticker
    Augenklinik der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Mathildenstraße 8, Munich, Germany
    Ophthalmologe 107:1156-9. 2010
    ..This inflammatory condition belongs to the uveitis masquerade syndromes, which comprise a group of various ocular diseases such as chronic intraocular inflammation and ocular tumors...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Osmoprotection as a new therapeutic principle]
    E M Messmer
    Augenklinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Mathildenstrasse 8, 80336 Munchen
    Ophthalmologe 104:987-90. 2007
    ..Osmoprotective agents act through compatible solutes to prevent - at least in theory -a hyperosmolar tear film from damaging the ocular surface...
  28. ncbi request reprint Indocyanine green selectively stains the internal limiting membrane
    A Gandorfer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Mathildenstrasse 8, , Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 131:387-8. 2001
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  29. doi request reprint [Hepatic metastases in CUP (cancer of unknown primary) and painful amaurosis]
    A Klingenstein
    Augenklinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Mathildenstraße 8, 80336, Munchen, Deutschland
    Ophthalmologe 107:947-50. 2010
    ..FDG-PET/CT was able to successfully align hepatic metastases due to CUP with local ophthalmologic diagnostic findings and led to a correct diagnosis...
  30. doi request reprint [Invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva]
    N Arend
    Augenklinik der LMU, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Campus Innenstadt, Mathildenstr 8, 80336 Munchen
    Ophthalmologe 110:57-60. 2013
    ..The histological examination showed a well differentiated squamous cell carcinoma and no evidence of metastasis in lymph nodes or elsewhere could be found by conventional computed tomography (CT) and positron emission CT (PET-CT)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical analysis of secretoglobin SCGB 2A1 expression in human ocular glands and tissues
    Mechthild Stoeckelhuber
    Institute of Anatomy, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Pettenkoferstrasse 11, 80336, Munich, Germany
    Histochem Cell Biol 126:103-9. 2006
    ..Implications of the presence in tear fluid of an androgen-regulated secretoglobin, which most likely binds hydrophobic ligands, for tear film lipid layer formation and function is discussed...
  32. ncbi request reprint GJB2 mutations in keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness syndrome including its fatal form
    Andreas R Janecke
    Department of Medical Biology and Human Genetics, Innsbruck Medical University, Schopfstrasse 41, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Am J Med Genet A 133:128-31. 2005
    ..This hypothesis was further substantiated by our observation of a variable clinical course in unrelated KID patients from Austria harboring the common D50N mutation in GJB2...