Jaime Levy

Summary

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Screening for diabetic retinopathy: review of current methods
    Sarah Guigui
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Hosp Pract (Minneap) 40:64-72. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Collision sebaceous and basal cell carcinomas of the eyelid
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ann Diagn Pathol 10:157-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Herpes simplex virus keratitis after laser in situ keratomileusis
    Jaime Levy
    Ophthalmology Department, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Refract Surg 21:400-2. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Blastoschizomyces capitatus keratitis and melting in a corneal graft
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Opthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:772-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Late-onset Pseudomonas keratitis after radial keratotomy and subsequent laser in situ keratomileusis: case report and literature review
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:211-3. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Central serous chorioretinopathy in patients receiving systemic corticosteroid therapy
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:217-21. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Varix of the vortex vein ampulla: a small case series
    J Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center and Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Ophthalmol 15:424-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Medial rectus muscle injury complicating functional endoscopic sinus surgery
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:270-1. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Sweet's syndrome presenting as acute episcleritis
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:90-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Rapid spontaneous resolution of vitreomacular traction syndrome documented by optical coherence tomography
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, 151, Beer Sheva, 84101 Israel
    Int Ophthalmol 25:247-51. 2004

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Publications76

  1. doi request reprint Screening for diabetic retinopathy: review of current methods
    Sarah Guigui
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Hosp Pract (Minneap) 40:64-72. 2012
    ..Conclusion: Nonmydriatic digital fundus photography with manual grading by a trained technician is an acceptable method of screening for diabetic retinopathy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Collision sebaceous and basal cell carcinomas of the eyelid
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ann Diagn Pathol 10:157-9. 2006
    ..To report a rare case of collision sebaceous and basal cell carcinomas of the eyelid...
  3. ncbi request reprint Herpes simplex virus keratitis after laser in situ keratomileusis
    Jaime Levy
    Ophthalmology Department, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Refract Surg 21:400-2. 2005
    ..To report two cases of herpes simplex virus (HSV) keratitis after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Blastoschizomyces capitatus keratitis and melting in a corneal graft
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Opthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:772-4. 2006
    ..Three months after the last operation, no recurrence was observed and the graft remained clear. B. capitatus can rarely cause severe keratitis in patients even in the absence of hematologic disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Late-onset Pseudomonas keratitis after radial keratotomy and subsequent laser in situ keratomileusis: case report and literature review
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:211-3. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Central serous chorioretinopathy in patients receiving systemic corticosteroid therapy
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:217-21. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Varix of the vortex vein ampulla: a small case series
    J Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center and Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Ophthalmol 15:424-7. 2005
    ..To report three cases of varix of the vortex vein ampulla...
  8. ncbi request reprint Medial rectus muscle injury complicating functional endoscopic sinus surgery
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:270-1. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Sweet's syndrome presenting as acute episcleritis
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:90-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Rapid spontaneous resolution of vitreomacular traction syndrome documented by optical coherence tomography
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, 151, Beer Sheva, 84101 Israel
    Int Ophthalmol 25:247-51. 2004
    ..OCT revealed complete posterior vitreous detachment and normal foveal thickness. Although rare, rapid spontaneous resolution of vitreomacular traction syndrome can occur. OCT is a helpful diagnostic tool for following these patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Topiramate-induced bilateral angle-closure glaucoma
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:221-5. 2006
    ..Topiramate treatment was stopped. Antiglaucoma treatment was started and quickly tapered. After 5 days, examination showed deep anterior chambers and normal intraocular pressures with no medication...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thyroid ophthalmopathy
    J Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Centern, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Minerva Endocrinol 30:247-65. 2005
    ..With appropriate medical and surgical treatment, patients can be restored to normal function and appearance in most cases, but the process to reach this goal will usually be lengthy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Brucella meningitis and papilledema in a child
    J Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Ophthalmol 15:818-20. 2005
    ..To report a rare case of Brucella meningitis with papilledema in a child and to discuss the findings of neurobrucellosis in children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Punctate inner choroidopathy: resolution after oral steroid treatment and review of the literature
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negrev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:605-8. 2005
    ..Visual acuity improved significantly after several days on oral steroid treatment...
  15. ncbi request reprint Eye injuries due to tractor wheel explosion: report of two cases
    Jaime Levy
    Ophthalmology Department, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:747-9. 2005
    ..Descriptions of ocular involvement from such accidents are rare in the literature. One of our patients experienced severe eye trauma requiring enucleation. In the second case, despite trauma to both eyes, 20/20 vision was recovered...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diffuse benign epithelial downgrowth after cataract surgery
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion Univeristy of Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:67-70. 2006
    ..At 22 months after the epithelial downgrowth peeling, visual acuity was 6/12, there were no signs of recurrence, and intraocular pressure was normal without any treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lidocaine hypersensitivity after subconjunctival injection
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:204-6. 2006
    ..Two patch tests for lidocaine were negative. During follow-up, lateral tarsorrhaphy was performed under local anesthesia with lidocaine; erythema and swelling of eyelids and cheek appeared, resolving after several days...
  18. ncbi request reprint Burkitt's lymphoma presenting as oculomotor palsy in an hiv-positive patient
    J Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:186-9. 2006
    ..To report a case of Burkitt's lymphoma (BL) in an HIV-positive patient presenting as complete third nerve palsy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Acinetobacter corneal graft ulcer and endophthalmitis: report of two cases
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:79-82. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint Bilateral consecutive blindness due to sphenoid sinus mucocele with unilateral partial recovery
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:506-8. 2005
    ..We present an interventional case report of a rare occurrence of sphenoid sinus mucocele causing bilateral consecutive blindness with unilateral partial recovery after endoscopic surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Adenocarcinoma of the eyelid as the presenting sign of breast carcinoma
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 39:679-81. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Screening for diabetic retinopathy with a mobile non-mydriatic digital fundus camera in southern Israel
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 13:137-40. 2011
    ..Diabetic retinopathy is a leading cause of adult blindness and accounts for about 10% of cases of legal blindness in Israel. Only about half of the patients with diabetes in Israel have regular eye examinations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Keratitis after implantation of intrastromal corneal ring segments (intacs) aided by femtosecond laser for keratoconus correction: case report and description of the literature
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Ophthalmol 20:780-4. 2010
    ..We present a case of keratitis after implantation of intrastromal corneal ring segments (Intacs) aided by femtosecond laser for keratoconus correction and review the relevant literature...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intraocular pressure during haemodialysis: a review
    J Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eye (Lond) 19:1249-56. 2005
    ..The objectives of this article are to resume the reported evidence of IOP changes during HD, to review the proposed hypothesis of HD influence on IOP, and to determine if ophthalmic examination is imperative in HD patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Acute intractable glaucoma after a single low-dose sub-Tenon's corticosteroid injection for macular edema
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 39:672-3. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic orbital decompression for Graves' ophthalmopathy
    Jaime Levy
    Departments of Ophthalmology, Soroka Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:673-6. 2004
    ..More recently, endoscopic orbital decompression has been performed successfully with significantly fewer postoperative complications...
  27. ncbi request reprint Rhinolithiasis: a very late complication after dacryocystorhinostomy with rubber-gum and polyethylene stenting
    Jaime Levy
    Ophthalmology, Head, and Neck Surgey Departments, Soroka Uniersity Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:1065-7. 2004
    ..To describe a rare case of rhinolith formation 21 years after dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) with rubber gum and polyethylene tubing surgery...
  28. ncbi request reprint Bilateral severe progressive idiopathic lipid keratopathy
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 151, 84101, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int Ophthalmol 26:181-4. 2005
    ..To report a case with bilateral progressive lipid keratopathy...
  29. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab (avastin) for subfoveal neovascular age-related macular degeneration
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Int Ophthalmol 29:349-57. 2009
    ..To report the visual and anatomic outcome of intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) injections in the treatment of subfoveal neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  30. doi request reprint The effect of Nd:YAG laser posterior capsulotomy on ocular wave front aberrations
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 44:529-33. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of Nd:YAG laser posterior capsulotomy on ocular wave front aberrations...
  31. ncbi request reprint Broth culture yield vs traditional approach in the work-up of endophthalmitis
    Assaf Kratz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:1022-1026. 2006
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Prognostic factors in posterior open globe injuries (zone-III injuries)
    Boris Knyazer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 36:836-41. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to describe and identify clinical characteristics, prognostic factors and visual outcome in a group of patients with posterior open globe injuries (zone III injury)...
  33. doi request reprint Congenital glaucoma: CYP1B1 mutations in Israeli Bedouin kindreds
    Udy Bar-Yosef
    The Morris Kahn Laboratory of Human Molecular Genetics, Department of Genetics, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Glaucoma 19:35-8. 2010
    ..To investigate CYP1B1 gene mutations in Arab-Bedouin Israeli patients with primary congenital glaucoma (PCG)...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Outcome of combined penetrating keratoplasty with vitreoretinal surgery using temporary Eckardt keratoprosthesis]
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Harefuah 144:781-4, 822. 2005
    ..Temporary keratoprosthesis facilitates visualization of intraocular structures in eyes that might otherwise be inoperable due to corneal opacities...
  35. ncbi request reprint Treatment of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to choroidal nevus using photodynamic therapy
    Jaime Levy
    Ophthalmology Department, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 36:343-5. 2005
    ..Seven months after the last treatment, visual acuity remains stable. Photodynamic therapy with verteporfin could be an effective option for treating subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to choroidal nevus...
  36. ncbi request reprint Isolated congenital histiocytosis in the palpebral conjunctiva in a newborn
    Tova Monos
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:728-30. 2005
    ..To report a rare case of congenital histiocytosis in a newborn without skin involvement...
  37. ncbi request reprint Intrasinus wood foreign body causing orbital cellulitis in congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis syndrome
    Jaime Levy
    Ophthalmology Department, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 20:81-3. 2004
    ..In patients with CIPA, accidental or self-penetrated foreign bodies must be kept in mind when treating all types of wounds...
  38. ncbi request reprint Open globe eye injury characteristics and prognostic factors in southern Israel: a retrospective epidemiologic review of 10 years experience
    Boris Knyazer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:158-62. 2013
    ..Open globe injury (OGI) is a common cause of unilateral visual loss in all age groups...
  39. ncbi request reprint Posteriorly dislocated capsular tension ring
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 36:416-8. 2005
    ..Three weeks later, the eye developed retinal detachment and was successfully repaired. Retinal complications can develop if the capsular tension ring moves into the vitreous...
  40. ncbi request reprint Two cases of pneumococcal keratitis following myopic LASIK
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Refract Surg 21:498-501. 2005
    ..To report two cases of pneumococcal keratitis after LASIK...
  41. ncbi request reprint Late bilateral keratectasia after LASIK in a low myopic patient
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Refract Surg 21:494-6. 2005
    ..To report a rare case of late bilateral ectasia developing after LASIK for low myopia without preoperative risk factors...
  42. ncbi request reprint Artisan phakic intraocular lens for correcting high myopia
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology Sheva Enaim, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva, 84101, Israel
    Int Ophthalmol 25:233-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the safety indexes and efficacy of Artisan phakic intraocular lens (IOL) for the correction of high myopia...
  43. ncbi request reprint Is the tono-pen accurate for measuring intraocular pressure in young children with congenital glaucoma?
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J AAPOS 9:321-5. 2005
    ..We sought to compare intraocular pressure (IOP) measurements by Perkins tonometer and Tono-Pen in young children with primary congenital glaucoma (PCG)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Peripheral sterile corneal infiltrates after refractive surgery
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:1392-5. 2005
    ..To report 5 eyes of peripheral sterile corneal infiltrates after refractive surgery...
  45. ncbi request reprint Ophthalmic manifestations in Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:553-5. 2004
    ..Patients usually present with acute or chronic periorbital swelling. Electron microscopic findings of Birbeck granules and positive staining for CD1 antigenic determinant confirm the diagnosis...
  46. ncbi request reprint Anterior chamber gas bubbles after corneal flap creation with a femtosecond laser
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:2227-9. 2005
    ..Although no postoperative complications were observed in our case, further follow-up is needed to examine the long-term effect of this phenomenon of IntraLase...
  47. ncbi request reprint Late bilateral acute angle-closure glaucoma after administration of paroxetine in a patient with plateau iris configuration
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 39:780-1. 2004
  48. ncbi request reprint The silent sinus syndrome
    Tova Monos
    Departments of Ophthalmology, Head and Neck Surgery, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:333-5. 2005
    ..Ophthalmologists, otorhinolaryngologists, and radiologists must be familiarized with this relatively newly reported disease...
  49. doi request reprint Airsoft gun-related ocular injuries: novel findings, ballistics investigation, and histopathologic study
    Assaf Kratz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:37-44. 2010
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Contamination of contact lens storage cases of asymptomatic refractive surgery candidates
    Assaf Kratz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Guiron University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Refract Surg 27:811-7. 2011
    ..To examine the rates of contamination of contact lens storage cases of refractive surgery candidates and compare the growth yields of the traditional method of culturing and a broth-based method...
  51. doi request reprint Calcification in retinoblastoma: histopathologic findings and statistical analysis of 302 cases
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:1145-50. 2011
    ..To evaluate the histopathologic factors statistically associated with the presence of calcification in eyes with retinoblastoma...
  52. ncbi request reprint Secondary artisan phakic intraocular lens for correction of progressive high myopia in a pseudophakic child
    Tova Lifshitz
    Ophthalmology Department, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    J AAPOS 9:497-8. 2005
    ..0 D power was performed. No intra- or postoperative complications were observed. Nine months after this second operation, myopia diminished to -3.25 D...
  53. ncbi request reprint Consecutive central retinal artery and vein occlusions in primary antiphospholipid syndrome
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka Medical Center, PO Box 151, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Retina 22:784-6. 2002
  54. ncbi request reprint Primary congenital glaucoma presenting within the first three months of life in a Bedouin population: prognostic factors
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    J Glaucoma 14:139-44. 2005
    ..To analyze the final outcome of surgery in Arab-Bedouin children with primary congenital glaucoma (PCG) presenting within the first three months of life, and to search for prognostic factors for success...
  55. ncbi request reprint Active spontaneous bleeding from optic disc neovascularization during fluorescein angiography
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1766. 2002
  56. pmc Planned posterior assisted levitation in severe subluxated cataract: surgical technique and clinical results
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Indian J Ophthalmol 60:567-9. 2012
    ..No intraoperative complications were observed. In conclusion, the P-PAL technique was successfully performed during cataract surgery in four eyes with severe subluxated cataracts. There were no complications over the long-term follow-up...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence and risk factors for diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes patients in Jewish and Bedouin populations in southern Israel]
    Alexander Chorny
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva
    Harefuah 150:906-10, 935. 2011
    ..Diabetic retinopathy is the most common microvascular complication of diabetes. In recent years, there is a dramatic increase in the number of diabetic patients in the Bedouin population in the Negev region...
  58. doi request reprint Eyelid pilomatrixoma: a description of 16 cases and a review of the literature
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Surv Ophthalmol 53:526-35. 2008
    ..We report 16 cases of eyelid pilomatrixoma that were treated in our department, and review the relevant literature...
  59. ncbi request reprint Traumatic subtotal hyphema in a child with vitamin K deficiency
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 39:790-1. 2004
  60. ncbi request reprint Severe conjunctival and eyelid involvement in pemphigus vulgaris
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int Ophthalmol 25:73-4. 2004
    ..Severe ocular diseases without dermatological involvement may be present in PV patients...
  61. ncbi request reprint [Ocular injuries related to Independence Day celebrations]
    Assaf Kratz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Harefuah 145:254-6, 320. 2006
    ..This study aims to describe and characterize the ocular injuries that are directly related to the use of these devices...
  62. ncbi request reprint Homozygous CRYBB1 deletion mutation underlies autosomal recessive congenital cataract
    David Cohen
    The Morris Kahn Laboratory of Human Genetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:2208-13. 2007
    ..Two extended unrelated consanguineous inbred Bedouin families from southern Israel presenting with autosomal recessive congenital nuclear cataract were studied...
  63. ncbi request reprint Posterior assisted levitation: long-term follow-up data
    Tova Lifshitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:499-502. 2005
    ..To report the long-term outcome of posterior assisted levitation (PAL) in cases of a sinking dropped nucleus...
  64. ncbi request reprint Panuveitis as presenting sign of chickenpox in a young child
    Nadav Belfair
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:97-9. 2006
    ..DNA particles of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) were detected by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in the aqueous humor. No antiviral regimen was administered. The uveitis resolved completely after 1 week...
  65. ncbi request reprint Artisan aphakic intraocular lens in children with subluxated crystalline lenses
    Tova Lifshitz
    Ophthalmology Department, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Cataract Refract Surg 30:1977-81. 2004
    ..To evaluate the results of Artisan (Ophtec) aphakic intraocular lens (IOL) implantation in children with idiopathic subluxated lenses...
  66. ncbi request reprint Neglected squamous cell carcinoma of the eyelid
    Assaf Kratz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 23:75-6. 2007
    ..After 2 weeks of hospitalization, the patient was followed-up at home and died 2 weeks later of unknown causes. Squamous cell carcinoma of the periocular region can follow a fulminant course in advanced, neglected cases...
  67. ncbi request reprint [Primary congenital glaucoma]
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Harefuah 143:876-80, 910. 2004
    ..At least 50% of eyes with PCG presenting at birth will become legally blind (visual acuity < 6/60). Patients with PCG require follow-up examinations throughout their lives...
  68. ncbi request reprint Removal of giant vernal papillae by CO2 laser
    Nadav Belfair
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Ophthalmol 40:472-6. 2005
    ..We report our experience in removing giant papillae in cases with severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis using CO2 laser...
  69. ncbi request reprint Langerhans cell histiocytosis with periorbital cellulitis
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:939-42. 2003
    ..To report a case of Langerhans cell histiocytosis presenting as periorbital cellulitis...
  70. doi request reprint Report of an unusual case of a conjunctival cyst with Liesegang rings
    Jaime Levy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 37:313-5. 2009
    ..Liesegang ring formation should be taken into account during histopathological examination of a conjunctival cyst and not be misdiagnosed as a parasitic infection...
  71. ncbi request reprint Bilateral multifocal choroiditis with serous retinal detachment in a patient with Brucella infection: case report and review of the literature
    Ronen Rabinowitz
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:116-8. 2005
  72. ncbi request reprint Bacterial keratitis after laser subepithelial keratectomy
    Tova Lifshitz
    J Refract Surg 21:94-6. 2005
  73. ncbi request reprint Recurrent Candida albicans endophthalmitis in an immunocompromised host
    Orly Weinstein
    Can J Ophthalmol 42:154-5. 2007
  74. ncbi request reprint Laser in situ keratomileusis for correction of myopia in eyes after retinal detachment surgery
    Irina S Barequet
    Goldschleger Eye Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Refract Surg 21:191-3. 2005
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) for correction of myopia in eyes with previous retinal detachment surgery...
  75. ncbi request reprint Traumatic corneal flap dislocation one to six years after LASIK in nine eyes with a favorable outcome
    David Landau
    Cornea and Refractive Surgery Unit, Dept of Ophthalmology, Hadassah University Hospital, P O B 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Refract Surg 22:884-9. 2006
    ..To report our experience treating eye trauma after LASIK refractive surgery...
  76. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of resistant ocular fusariosis with posaconazole (SCH-56592)
    Elmer Y Tu
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:222-227. 2007
    ..To describe the successful treatment with systemic posaconazole of a series of Fusarium ocular infections refractory to other antifungal agents...