Kathryn Colby

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Recurrent primary acquired melanosis with atypia involving a clear corneal phacoemulsification wound
    Kathryn Colby
    Cornea Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 30:114-6. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Now we number 33: women in ophthalmology at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary in 2002
    Kathryn Colby
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles St, Suite 808, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1738-40. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Expanding indications for the Boston keratoprosthesis
    Kathryn A Colby
    Cornea and Refractive Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:267-73. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical placement of an optical prosthetic device for end-stage macular degeneration: the implantable miniature telescope
    Kathryn A Colby
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles St, Ste 808, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:1118-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Conjunctival melanoma arising from diffuse primary acquired melanosis in a young black woman
    Kathryn A Colby
    Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 24:352-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Bilateral conjunctival melanocytic nevi of simultaneous onset simulating conjunctivitis in a child
    Frederick A Jakobiec
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:937-40. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Keratoprosthesis: procedure of choice for corneal opacities in children?
    Sudha Nallasamy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 25:244-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Incipient corneoscleral xanthogranuloma with S-100 positivity in a teenager
    Justin M Kanoff
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:688-90. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The clinical experience of Acanthamoeba keratitis at a tertiary care eye hospital
    Tasha Tanhehco
    The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 29:1005-10. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Pigmented deposits on a Boston keratoprosthesis from topical ibopamine
    Justin M Kanoff
    Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:1069-71. 2010

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Recurrent primary acquired melanosis with atypia involving a clear corneal phacoemulsification wound
    Kathryn Colby
    Cornea Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 30:114-6. 2011
    ..To report a case of corneal primary acquired melanosis (PAM) with atypia after cataract surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Now we number 33: women in ophthalmology at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary in 2002
    Kathryn Colby
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles St, Suite 808, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1738-40. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Expanding indications for the Boston keratoprosthesis
    Kathryn A Colby
    Cornea and Refractive Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:267-73. 2011
    ..To review emerging indications for the Boston keratoprosthesis (KPro) and to discuss current research underway to improve clinical outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical placement of an optical prosthetic device for end-stage macular degeneration: the implantable miniature telescope
    Kathryn A Colby
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles St, Ste 808, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:1118-21. 2007
    ..To describe the surgical procedure for placement of an implantable telescope prosthesis for end-stage age-related macular degeneration...
  5. ncbi request reprint Conjunctival melanoma arising from diffuse primary acquired melanosis in a young black woman
    Kathryn A Colby
    Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 24:352-5. 2005
    ..To report a case of conjunctival melanoma arising from diffuse primary acquired melanosis (PAM) with atypia in a young black woman in the context of previously published cases of this lesion in blacks...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bilateral conjunctival melanocytic nevi of simultaneous onset simulating conjunctivitis in a child
    Frederick A Jakobiec
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:937-40. 2010
    ..The differential diagnosis of much less likely disorders includes leukemia, lymphoid tumor (salmon patch), and conjunctival sarcoidosis, among other conditions. The patient has had no recurrence 3 years after surgery...
  7. doi request reprint Keratoprosthesis: procedure of choice for corneal opacities in children?
    Sudha Nallasamy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 25:244-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the current literature on keratoprosthesis and its use in the pediatric population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Incipient corneoscleral xanthogranuloma with S-100 positivity in a teenager
    Justin M Kanoff
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:688-90. 2010
    ..To present a case of a corneoscleral juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) with diagnostically challenging features...
  9. doi request reprint The clinical experience of Acanthamoeba keratitis at a tertiary care eye hospital
    Tasha Tanhehco
    The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 29:1005-10. 2010
    ..In recent years, outbreaks of Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) have been reported worldwide. The purpose of this study was to examine the clinical experience of AK at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary...
  10. doi request reprint Pigmented deposits on a Boston keratoprosthesis from topical ibopamine
    Justin M Kanoff
    Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cornea 29:1069-71. 2010
    ..To report a case of pigmented deposits on a type I Boston keratoprosthesis (KPro) associated with the use of topical ibopamine as a treatment for hypotony...
  11. ncbi request reprint Low-risk and high-risk histologic features in conjunctival primary acquired melanosis with atypia: Clinicopathologic analysis of 29 cases
    Mitsuhiro Sugiura
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:185-92. 2007
    ..Our findings offer a practical approach for prognostically useful subclassification of PAM with atypia, which emphasizes cytologic features of intraepithelial conjunctival melanocytic proliferation...
  12. doi request reprint Wound anatomy after type 1 Boston KPro using oversized back plates
    Andrea Cruzat
    Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Cornea 32:1531-6. 2013
    ..To compare the anatomy of the graft-host junction and anterior chamber angle after Boston Keratoprosthesis (KPro) placement using oversized (9.5-mm) and standard (8.5-mm) back plates...
  13. pmc Decreased expression of peroxiredoxins in Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy
    Ula V Jurkunas
    Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:2956-63. 2008
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  14. pmc Increased clusterin expression in Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy
    Ula V Jurkunas
    Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:2946-55. 2008
    ..To investigate the differential expression of the glycoprotein clusterin/apoJ (CLU) in normal and Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy (FED) corneal endothelium and to compare the expression of various forms of CLU in normal and FED tissue...
  15. ncbi request reprint Congenital corneal opacities: a review with a focus on genetics
    Jessica Ciralsky
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 22:241-6. 2007
    ..This article will review the clinical presentations, treatments and genetics of Peters' anomaly, congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy, congenital hereditary stromal dystrophy and posterior polymorphous dystrophy...
  16. doi request reprint Pigmented apocrine hidrocystoma of the caruncle
    Frederick A Jakobiec
    David G Cogan Laboratory of Eye Pathology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 29:1320-2. 2010
    ..To describe the clinical and immunopathologic features of the first convincing apocrine hidrocystoma of the caruncle that happened to be pigmented...
  17. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical studies of conjunctival nevi and melanomas
    Frederick A Jakobiec
    David D Cogan Laboratory of Ophthalmic Pathology, Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:174-83. 2010
    ..To evaluate the role of immunohistochemical methods in the diagnosis of benign and malignant conjunctival melanocytic proliferations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy: theory to practice
    Donald R Johns
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 17:33-8. 2002
    ..Effective pharmacotherapy will complement the current management approach that has changed little in the 130 years since LHON was originally described...
  19. doi request reprint Characterization of retrokeratoprosthetic membranes in the Boston type 1 keratoprosthesis
    Rebecca C Stacy
    David G Cogan Laboratory of Ophthalmic Pathology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:310-6. 2011
    ..To evaluate retroprosthetic membranes that can occur in 25% to 65% of patients with the Boston type 1 keratoprosthesis (KPro)...
  20. doi request reprint Conjunctival melanoma arising from primary acquired melanosis in a patient with neurofibromatosis type I
    Rebecca C Stacy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 29:232-4. 2010
    ..To describe a case of conjunctival malignant melanoma (MM) arising from primary acquired melanosis in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF-1)...
  21. doi request reprint The white caruncle: sign of a keratinous cyst arising from a sebaceous gland duct
    Frederick A Jakobiec
    Department of Ophthalmology, David G Cogan Laboratory of Ophthalmic Pathology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 29:453-5. 2010
    ..To describe an acquired, smooth white lesion of the caruncle and to underscore the role of subsurface keratinizing squamous epithelium in its formation...
  22. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical studies of atypical conjunctival melanocytic nevi
    Frederick A Jakobiec
    David G Cogan Ophthalmic Pathology Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles St, Room 321, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:970-80. 2009
    ..To evaluate with immunohistochemical methods 5 atypical melanocytic conjunctival lesions...
  23. doi request reprint Conjunctival melanomas: can the cancer stem cell hypothesis be applied?
    Jessica Ciralsky
    Cornea Department, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 24:161-5. 2009
    ..Directed treatments need to focus on key differences between cancer stem cells and normal tissue stem cells. These directed treatments may lead to curative therapies and decrease the number of recurrences and metastases...
  24. ncbi request reprint Topical medical therapies for ocular surface tumors
    Antony M Poothullil
    Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 21:161-9. 2006
    ..Topical agents were used as both primary and adjuvant therapy. Rates of tumor regression for CIN and squamous cell carcinoma ranged from 80 to 96%, and 70% of pigmented tumors regressed after an average follow-up of 27 months...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fungal keratitis: changing pathogens and risk factors
    Ula Jurkunas
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 28:638-43. 2009
    ..To describe changes in demographics and pathogens for fungal keratitis cases diagnosed at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary...
  26. doi request reprint Anterior segment dysgenesis: Peters anomaly and sclerocornea
    Mona Harissi-Dagher
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int Ophthalmol Clin 48:35-42. 2008
  27. doi request reprint Genetics of anterior and stromal corneal dystrophies
    Vasilliki Poulaki
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 23:9-17. 2008
    ..It is highly likely that even when our understanding of the molecular basis of the corneal dystrophies is complete, this knowledge will be used as an adjunct to clinical findings to make the diagnosis of a corneal dystrophy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment of conjunctival lymphomas
    Patricia S Tsai
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 20:239-46. 2005
    ..Finally, reports of spontaneous regression of low-grade conjunctival lymphomas have led some investigators to advocate a course of careful observation following biopsy...
  29. doi request reprint Cataract extraction after implantation of a type I Boston keratoprosthesis
    Mona Harissi-Dagher
    Cornea and External Disease, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cornea 27:220-2. 2008
    ..To describe cataract extraction and intraocular lens placement in a patient with an existing Type I Boston keratoprosthesis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of disease: Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy
    Sheila Borboli
    Department Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 15:17-25. 2002
    ..Larger case series are needed to fully assess the safety, efficacy and indications of these techniques. Indeed, the time is right to take "a fresh look at an aging disease" [9]...
  31. doi request reprint Update on pediatric keratoplasty
    Audrey S Chan
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int Ophthalmol Clin 48:25-33. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Corneal anomalies in newborn primary congenital glaucoma
    Sureka Thiagalingam
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 46:241-4. 2009
    ..The corneal changes seen in this patient may be specific to primary congenital glaucoma and may contribute to the corneal clouding seen so frequently in these patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint Epithelial ingrowth in the flap-graft interface after microkeratome-assisted posterior penetrating keratoplasty
    Victor L Perez
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:2225-8. 2003
    ..The presence of posterior sutures, a central location of the epithelial cells, communication with the periphery, and evidence of stromal melting should prompt immediate surgical intervention...
  34. doi request reprint Juvenile conjunctival nevus: clinicopathologic analysis of 33 cases
    Sureka Thiagalingam
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:399-406. 2008
    ..Recognition of JCN as a distinct morphologic variant of a conjunctival nevus with characteristic histologic features may help to distinguish this benign lesion from melanoma...