lens diseases


Summary: Diseases involving the CRYSTALLINE LENS.

Top Publications

  1. Khokhar S, Pangtey M, Sony P, Panda A. Phacoemulsification in a case of microspherophakia. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:845-7 pubmed
    ..The associated lenticular myopia was disabling in terms of quality of life. With the help of nylon iris hooks, the procedure was uneventful and the outcome successful..
  2. Behndig A. Phacoemulsification in spherophakia with corneal touch. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2002;28:189-91 pubmed
    ..With a careful approach, the procedure was uneventful and the outcome successful. Modern small-incision cataract surgery techniques are of great benefit in this type of complicated case...
  3. Willoughby C, Wishart P. Lensectomy in the management of glaucoma in spherophakia. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2002;28:1061-4 pubmed
    ..Four months after surgery, the uncorrected visual acuity was 6/9 and the IOP was normal without glaucoma therapy...
  4. Seymenoğlu G, Baser E. Ocular manifestations and surgical results in patients with Alport syndrome. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009;35:1302-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The postoperative visual acuity was excellent in all patients. We recommend phacoemulsification with IOL implantation as a safe and effective procedure in patients with lenticonus secondary to Alport syndrome. ..
  5. Jakobsson G, Montan P, Zetterberg M, Stenevi U, Behndig A, Lundström M. Capsule complication during cataract surgery: Retinal detachment after cataract surgery with capsule complication: Swedish Capsule Rupture Study Group report 4. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009;35:1699-705 pubmed publisher
    ..10 and 6 eyes, 0.02 or worse. The risk for RD after cataract surgery increased significantly when a capsule complication occurred, leading to poor final visual acuity in most cases. ..
  6. Yasar T. Lensectomy in the management of glaucoma in spherophakia: is it enough?. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:1052-3; author reply 1053 pubmed
  7. Brar G, Ram J, Singh J, Kaur R, Gupta A. Capsular bag hematoma following trabeculectomy. Arch Ophthalmol. 2004;122:1229-30 pubmed
  8. Subrayan V, Morris B, Armbrecht A, Wright A, Dhillon B. Long anterior lens zonules in late-onset retinal degeneration (L-ORD). Am J Ophthalmol. 2005;140:1127-9 pubmed
    ..Anterior segment findings have not previously been reported and along with impaired dark adaptation may serve as an early marker for this condition thus facilitating counseling and possible therapeutic intervention. ..
  9. Mardelli P. Slitlamp needle revision of capsular block syndrome. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008;34:1065-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In 8 patients, the technique instantly resolved the CBS and the induced myopic shift. No patient experienced complications or had a recurrence of CBS. ..

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  1. Pylkkö P, Suomalainen L, Tiirola M, Valtonen E. Evidence of enhanced bacterial invasion during Diplostomum spathaceum infection in European grayling, Thymallus thymallus (L.). J Fish Dis. 2006;29:79-86 pubmed
    ..We conclude that penetrating diplostomids can enhance bacterial infections in fish and that diplostomids can cause serious eye ruptures in grayling. ..
  2. Heatley C, Georgalas I, Sullivan P. Crystalline retinopathy associated with chronic macular hole; a report of two cases. Eye (Lond). 2007;21:1120-1 pubmed
  3. Kim J, Han M, Bae Y, Kim H, Kim T, Kim E, et al. Anterior segment dysgenesis after overexpression of transforming growth factor-beta-induced gene, beta igh3, in the mouse eye. Mol Vis. 2007;13:1942-52 pubmed
    ..Thus, this model provides a very useful tool to study human eye diseases and the control of proliferation and differentiation of neural crest-originated cells. ..
  4. Tetz M, Werner L. Regarding the paper: hydroview lens implant calcification-186 exchanges at a district general hospital, by P Syam et al. Eye (Lond). 2008;22:323-4 pubmed publisher
  5. Hayashi K, Yoshida M, Nakao F, Hayashi H. Prevention of anterior capsule contraction by anterior capsule relaxing incisions with neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser. Am J Ophthalmol. 2008;146:23-30 pubmed publisher
    ..0016). No significant differences were found in the IOL decentration and tilt, or in PCO. Three relaxing incisions made in the anterior capsule decrease the anterior capsule contraction, whereas two incisions do not. ..
  6. Schaal S, Beiran I, Rubinstein I, Miller B, Dovrat A. Lenticular oxygen toxicity. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2003;44:3476-84 pubmed
    ..Changes marking toxicity follow the route of oxygen diffusion into the lens, from the periphery to the center. Cautious interpretation of the results may indicate a role of oxygen (and/or its derivatives) in human cataract formation. ..
  7. Ayyagari R, Mandal M, Karoukis A, Chen L, McLaren N, Lichter M, et al. Late-onset macular degeneration and long anterior lens zonules result from a CTRP5 gene mutation. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2005;46:3363-71 pubmed
    ..All individuals with either LAZ and/or macular degeneration carry the same CTRP5 S163R mutation, which is transmitted in autosomal dominant manner. ..
  8. Moreno Montañés J, Barrio Barrio J, Garcia Layana A. Combined cataract surgery and 25-gauge sutureless vitrectomy for posterior lentiglobus. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007;33:380-2 pubmed
    ..This surgical technique is easy and effective. It avoids complications, facilitates IOL implantation behind the posterior capsule, and improves the external appearance of the eye immediately postoperatively. ..
  9. Bayramlar H, Hepsen I, Yilmaz H. Mature cataracts increase risk of capsular complications in manual small-incision cataract surgery of pseudoexfoliative eyes. Can J Ophthalmol. 2007;42:46-50 pubmed
  10. Johansson B, Lundström M, Montan P, Stenevi U, Behndig A. Capsule complication during cataract surgery: Long-term outcomes: Swedish Capsule Rupture Study Group report 3. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009;35:1694-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Capsule complications decreased the probability of good postoperative visual acuity and in general yielded a worse long-term outcome after phacoemulsification surgery. ..
  11. Drohan L, Colby C, Brindle M, Sanislo S, Ariagno R. Candida (amphotericin-sensitive) lens abscess associated with decreasing arterial blood flow in a very low birth weight preterm infant. Pediatrics. 2002;110:e65 pubmed
    ..Candidal endophthalmitis with lens abscess is an uncommon morbidity that requires prompt recognition and surgical intervention for effective management. ..
  12. Skorobohach B, Hendrix D. Staphyloma in a cat. Vet Ophthalmol. 2003;6:93-7 pubmed
    ..Other ocular abnormalities noted on examination included iris coloboma, anterior cortical cataract, focal lens equator flattening and retinal dysplasia. The staphyloma was presumed to be congenital in origin. ..
  13. Hayashi K, Yoshida M, Hirata A, Hayashi H. Anterior capsule relaxing incisions with neodymium:YAG laser for patients at high-risk for anterior capsule contraction. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2011;37:97-103 pubmed publisher
    ..No author has a financial or proprietary interest in any material or method mentioned. ..
  14. Grałek M, Chrzanowska K, Kanigowska K, Kocyła Karczmarewicz B. [Ocular findings in Nijmegen breakage syndrome]. Klin Oczna. 2011;113:153-5 pubmed
    ..The patients with Nijmegen breakage syndrome have significant sight organ abnormalities. These pathologies require long-term ophthalmologic care. ..
  15. Ghosh S, Best K, Steel D. Lens-iris diaphragm retropulsion syndrome during phacoemulsification in vitrectomized eyes. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2013;39:1852-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To assess the incidence and associations of lens-iris diaphragm retropulsion syndrome (LIDRS) during phacoemulsification in patients who have had vitrectomy...
  16. Shah K, Jones D. Photo essay: iris-lens inclusion cyst following penetrating injury. Arch Ophthalmol. 2002;120:404 pubmed
  17. Tosi G, Casprini F, Malandrini A, Balestrazzi A, Quercioli P, Caporossi A. Phacoemulsification without intraocular lens implantation in patients with high myopia: long-term results. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:1127-31 pubmed
  18. Habil I, Cohen E, Karshai I, BenEzra D, Behar Cohen F. Spontaneous involution of autologous lenses and phacoanaphylaxis reaction in Stickler syndrome. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005;89:1532-3 pubmed
  19. Gupta A, Ramesh Babu K, Srinivasan R, Mohanty D. Clear lens extraction in Alport syndrome with combined anterior and posterior lenticonus or ruptured anterior lens capsule. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2011;37:2075-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Clear lens extraction was an effective method for visual rehabilitation in Alport syndrome patients. No author has a financial or proprietary interest in any material or method mentioned. ..
  20. Asaoka R, Kato M, Suami M, Usami Y, Hotta Y, Sato M. Chronic angle closure glaucoma secondary to frail zonular fibres and spherophakia. Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2003;81:533-5 pubmed
    ..The patient was 143 cm in height with short fingers and had no family history of eye problems. High intraocular pressure, total optic disc cupping and severe visual field constriction were found in the right eye...
  21. Tangelder G, Dubbelman M, Ringens P. Sudden reversible osmotic lens damage ("sugar cracks") after initiation of metformin. N Engl J Med. 2005;353:2621-3 pubmed
  22. Nahra Saad D, Castilla Cespedes M, Martinez Palmer A, Pazos Lopez M. Phacoemulsification and lens-iris diaphragm retropulsion syndrome. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2005;36:512-3 pubmed
    ..The authors describe a new management technique using an iris hook retractor to lift the iris to relieve the pupillary block. ..
  23. Song Z, Sheng Y, Fu X, Xue A, Lu F, Wang Q, et al. Proposed classification of lens capsule defects. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007;245:1653-8 pubmed
    ..Type II was the most common among the two groups in this study. The classification of lens capsule defects is feasible and favorable for uniform clinical description, clinical research and IOL implantation. ..
  24. Tan G, He M, Zhao W, Sakata L, Li J, Nongpiur M, et al. Determinants of lens vault and association with narrow angles in patients from Singapore. Am J Ophthalmol. 2012;154:39-46 pubmed publisher
    ..7 µm. The AUC for lens vault (0.816) and ACD (0.822) for detecting narrow angles were similar (P = .582). Lens vault was independently associated with narrow angles and may be useful in screening to detect eyes with narrow angles. ..
  25. Dickinson R, Bauer B, Gardhouse S, Grahn B. Intraocular sarcoma associated with a rupture lens in a rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Vet Ophthalmol. 2013;16 Suppl 1:168-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Immunohistochemical (IHC) staining was positive for smooth muscle actin and vimentin and negative for Desmin and cytokeratin intermediate filaments. ..
  26. Wilson M, Trivedi R. Intraocular lens implantation in pediatric eyes with posterior lentiglobus. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2006;104:176-82 pubmed
    ..Posterior lentiglobus causes a progressive unilateral cataract. Spontaneous rupture can result in leukocoria from a total white cataract. IOL implantation with posterior lentiglobus provided a satisfactory outcome in children. ..
  27. Kim H, Shin J. Capsular block syndrome after cataract surgery: clinical analysis and classification. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008;34:357-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Although postoperative CBS was a rare complication after cataract surgery, AL and PC IOL design had a significant influence on the incidence. Evaluation of clinical characteristics showed 3 distinct types of CBS. ..
  28. Nguyen N, Seitz B, Reese S, Langenbucher A, Kuchle M. Accommodation after Nd: YAG capsulotomy in patients with accommodative posterior chamber lens 1CU. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2005;243:120-6 pubmed
    ..Our results indicate that Nd: YAG capsulotomy may not affect the accommodation ability of the 1CU. Nevertheless, long-term studies are needed to further analyze the accommodative properties. ..
  29. Traboulsi E, Chung D, Koors J. Polychromasia capsulare (multicolored capsule): report of three families. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2005;103:93-7; discussion 97 pubmed
    ..The occurrence in consecutive generations and the presence of male-to-male transmission are consistent with autosomal dominant inheritance. ..
  30. Lundström M, Behndig A, Kugelberg M, Montan P, Stenevi U, Thorburn W. Decreasing rate of capsule complications in cataract surgery: eight-year study of incidence, risk factors, and data validity by the Swedish National Cataract Register. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2011;37:1762-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The incidence of capsule complications decreased over time. This may be partly the result of fewer risk factors and of better surgical quality. No author has a financial or proprietary interest in any material or method mentioned. ..
  31. Maharshak I, Bourla D, Grinbaum A, Weinberger D, Axer Siegel R. Airbag-induced bilateral corneal graft dehiscence. Cornea. 2005;24:110-1 pubmed
    ..5% for any eye injury and 0.4% for severe eye injury. Patients undergoing corneal surgery should be counseled about the weakness of the donor-recipient interface and should consider wearing protective glasses. ..
  32. Fournié P, Malecaze F, Ponchel C, Arne J. Late-onset hyaloideocapsular block syndrome. Ophthalmology. 2007;114:1839-41 pubmed
    ..The myopic shift disappeared immediately and visual acuity improved. To our knowledge, this is the first report of a late-onset hyaloideocapsular block syndrome after ECCE without IOL implantation. ..
  33. Kamiya K, Shimizu K, Komatsu M. Factors affecting vaulting after implantable collamer lens implantation. J Refract Surg. 2009;25:259-64 pubmed
    ..007, P = .011). Although the majority of the variance remains unexplained, younger patients' eyes and eyes with greater white-to-white distances are more predisposed to have higher ICL vaulting over the crystalline lens. ..
  34. Kollias A, Vogel M, de Kaspar H, Lackerbauer C, Grueterich M. Propionibacterium acnes in capsular bag distension syndrome. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2010;36:167-9 pubmed publisher
    ..A surgical approach and removal of the potentially infectious material can be considered as an alternative to neodymium:YAG capsulotomy...
  35. Hosal B, Biglan A. Risk factors for secondary membrane formation after removal of pediatric cataract. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2002;28:302-9 pubmed
    ..01). The younger the child at cataract surgery, the greater the risk of secondary membrane. Primary posterior capsulectomy combined with an anterior vitrectomy decreased but did not eliminate the incidence of secondary membrane. ..
  36. Jacob S, Agarwal A, Agarwal A, Agarwal S, Patel N, Lal V. Efficacy of a capsular tension ring for phacoemulsification in eyes with zonular dialysis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:315-21 pubmed
    ..To determine the safety and efficacy of capsular tension ring (CTR) insertion in eyes with zonular dialysis of less than 150 degrees having phacoemulsification with posterior chamber intraocular lens (PC IOL) implantation...
  37. Schneider S, Osher R, Burk S, Lutz T, Montione R. Thinning of the anterior capsule associated with congenital aniridia. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:523-5 pubmed
    ..To report the unusual finding of intraoperative fragility of the anterior capsule in some patients with congenital aniridia and determine the histopathologic etiology of this finding...
  38. Jayaram H, Uppal G, Hugkulstone C. YAG curios #2: Nd:YAG laser treatment following suction posterior capsulorhexis. Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2005;83:245-7 pubmed
    ..Although it reduces the need for Nd:YAG laser treatment, SPC, like the more usual forceps posterior capsulorhexis, does not completely eliminate it. ..
  39. Walker J, Menko A. Integrins in lens development and disease. Exp Eye Res. 2009;88:216-25 pubmed publisher
  40. Lee S, Ling J, Aaberg T, Grossniklaus H. Lenticular fibroxanthomatous nodule. Am J Ophthalmol. 2003;135:229-31 pubmed
    ..To describe two patients with unique lenticular nodular proliferations...
  41. Liu Z, Sun C, Yao K. Anterior internal lenticonus accompanied by congenital nuclear cataract. Chin Med J (Engl). 2011;124:4119-20 pubmed
    ..Viral infection during embryonal and fetal period might account for the formation of the anterior internal lenticonus and congenital nuclear cataract in our case...
  42. Vedantham V, Rajagopal J, Ratnagiri P. Bilateral simultaneous anterior and posterior lenticonus in Alport's syndrome. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2005;53:212-3 pubmed
  43. Gedik S, Gur S, Yilmaz G, Akova Y. Oral anticoagulant therapy, endocapsular hematoma, and neodymium:YAG capsulotomy. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:171-3 pubmed
    ..We present a case of endocapsular hematoma, a rare form of intraocular hemorrhage that developed in a patient with pseudophakia receiving oral anticoagulants for previous mitral valve replacement and cerebrovascular disease...
  44. Fujimoto C, Yu C, Shi G, Vistica B, Wawrousek E, Klinman D, et al. Pertussis toxin is superior to TLR ligands in enhancing pathogenic autoimmunity, targeted at a neo-self antigen, by triggering robust expansion of Th1 cells and their cytokine production. J Immunol. 2006;177:6896-903 pubmed
  45. Venkatesh R, Tan C, Veena K, Ravindran R. Severe anterior capsular phimosis following acrylic intraocular lens implantation in a patient with pseudoexfoliation. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2008;39:228-9 pubmed
    ..A case of severe capsular phimosis following implantation of an acrylic intraocular lens (hydrophobic acrylic with polymethylmethacrylate haptics) in a patient with pseudoexfoliation is described...
  46. Savige J, Colville D. Opinion: Ocular features aid the diagnosis of Alport syndrome. Nat Rev Nephrol. 2009;5:356-60 pubmed publisher
    ..The assistance of an interested ophthalmologist is invaluable in the diagnosis of Alport syndrome...
  47. Lorber B, Tassoni A, Bull N, Moschos M, Martin K. Retinal ganglion cell survival and axon regeneration in WldS transgenic rats after optic nerve crush and lens injury. BMC Neurosci. 2012;13:56 pubmed publisher
  48. Kocur I, Kuchynka P, Rodný S, Baráková D, Schwartz E. Causes of severe visual impairment and blindness in children attending schools for the visually handicapped in the Czech Republic. Br J Ophthalmol. 2001;85:1149-52 pubmed
    ..To describe the causes of severe visual impairment and blindness in children in schools for the visually handicapped in the Czech Republic in 1998...
  49. Inomata H, Yoshikawa H, Rao N. Phacoanaphylaxis in Behçet's disease: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study. Ophthalmology. 2003;110:1942-5 pubmed
    ..To describe the occurrence of phacoanaphylaxis in enucleated eyes of patients with Behçet's disease...
  50. Pelit A, Oto S, Yilmaz G, Akova Y. Spontaneous rupture of the anterior lens capsule combined with macular hole in a child with Alport's syndrome. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2004;41:59-61 pubmed
  51. Sharma N, Siinha R, Vajpayee R. Lens-iris diaphragm retropulsion syndrome during phacoaspiration in pediatric cataracts. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:460-1 pubmed
  52. Deokule S, Mukherjee S, Chew C. Neodymium:YAG laser anterior capsulotomy for capsular contraction syndrome. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2006;37:99-105 pubmed
    ..This study presents the outcome of neodymium:YAG laser anterior capsulotomy for capsular contraction syndrome, the safety profile and effectiveness of which are unclear...
  53. Sunder R, Agarwal A. Anaesthetic management of a patient with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2006;50:1310-1 pubmed
  54. Salman A, Parmar P, Philip V, Thomas P, Jesudasan C. Traumatic intralenticular abscess: a case series. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007;35:252-5 pubmed
    ..To report the clinical presentation, management and outcome of eyes with traumatic intralenticular abscess...
  55. Ozkaya D, Naziroglu M, Armagan A, Demirel A, Koroglu B, Colakoglu N, et al. Dietary vitamin C and E modulates oxidative stress induced-kidney and lens injury in diabetic aged male rats through modulating glucose homeostasis and antioxidant systems. Cell Biochem Funct. 2011;29:287-93 pubmed publisher
    ..VCE ameliorated also diabetes-induced histopathological changes in kidney. In conclusion, we observed that VCE supplementation is beneficial towards kidney and lens of aged diabetic rats by modulating oxidative and antioxidant systems...
  56. Rao S, Choudhry S. Management of atypical epicapsular star. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2001;27:481-4 pubmed
    ..Although they cause amblyopia, this does not appear to be dense. Surgical removal of these central deposits may improve vision, even if the patient presents as an adult...
  57. Kanamori A, Nakamura M, Matsui N, Tomimori H, Tanase M, Seya R, et al. Goniosynechialysis with lens aspiration and posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation for glaucoma in spherophakia. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2004;30:513-6 pubmed
    ..By restructuring the physiologic aqueous outflow route, goniosynechialysis safely and effectively treated secondary glaucoma from spherophakia...
  58. Baikoff G, Rozot P, Lutun E, Wei J. Assessment of capsular block syndrome with anterior segment optical coherence tomography. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2004;30:2448-50 pubmed
    ..This case was illustrated using optical coherence tomography developed for the anterior segment. After capsulotomy, the IOL moved backward by 448 microm, corresponding to -0.75 diopter of induced myopia...
  59. Turgut B, Turkcuoglu P, Deniz N, Catak O. Annular and central heavy pigment deposition on the posterior lens capsule in the pigment dispersion syndrome: pigment deposition on the posterior lens capsule in the pigment dispersion syndrome. Int Ophthalmol. 2008;28:441-5 pubmed
    ..To report annular and central heavy pigment deposition on the posterior lens capsule in a case of pigment dispersion syndrome...
  60. Bhargava S, Rangarajan A, Bhargava M. Technique for removing OVD to prevent CBS. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008;34:1422; author reply 1422-3 pubmed publisher
  61. Kim K, Kim M, Kim J, Choi C. Evaluation of anterior lenticonus in alport syndrome using tracey wavefront aberrometry and transmission electron microscopy. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2010;41:330-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of Tracey wavefront aberrometry (Tracey Technologies, Houston, TX) and transmission electron microscopy for the detection of anterior lenticonus in Alport syndrome...
  62. Agrawal S, Agrawal J, Agrawal T. Complete capsular bag distension syndrome. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2000;26:1417-8 pubmed
    ..A neodymium:YAG laser was used to drain the milky fluid and di srupt the opacified anterior and posterior capsules, restoring vision...
  63. Robb R. Fibrous congenital iris membranes with pupillary distortion. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2001;99:45-50; discussion 50-1 pubmed
    ..They also differed from the stationary congenital hypertrophic pupillary membranes that partially occlude the pupil, originating from multiple sites on the iris collarette, but not attaching directly to the lens...
  64. Rajaraman R, Lalitha P, Raghavan A, Palanisamy M, Prajna N. Traumatic lenticular abscess: clinical description and outcome. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007;144:144-6 pubmed
    ..To analyze cases with posttraumatic lenticular abscess and study the etiology, clinical presentation, management, and outcome...
  65. Tatham A, Prydal J. Progressive lenticular astigmatism in the clear lens. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008;34:514-6 pubmed publisher
    ..When lenticular astigmatism occurs, it is usually associated with a cortical cataract; however, astigmatism may precede the development of a clinically visible cataract...
  66. Kamiya K, Shimizu K, Kawamorita T. Changes in vaulting and the effect on refraction after phakic posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009;35:1582-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To assess the changes in vaulting over time after implantable Collamer lens (ICL) implantation and the effect of vaulting on refraction...
  67. Eldred J, Dawes L, Wormstone I. The lens as a model for fibrotic disease. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2011;366:1301-19 pubmed publisher
    ..Using the lens as a model for fibrosis has direct relevance to millions affected by lens disorders, but also serves as a valuable experimental tool to understand fibrosis per se...
  68. Miyake K, Ota I, Miyake S, Terasaki H. Capsular block syndrome with external blockage of the capsular opening by a ciliary sulcus fixated posterior chamber lens. Am J Ophthalmol. 1999;127:605-7 pubmed
    ..To report capsular block syndrome with external blockage of the capsular opening by a posterior chamber lens fixated in the ciliary sulcus...
  69. Sabti K, Chow D, Fournier A, Aroichane M. Spontaneous rupture of the lens capsule in a case of Marshall syndrome. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2002;39:298-9 pubmed
  70. El Gendy A, Rahman I, Mahmood U, Nylander A. Traumatic rupture of the posterior capsule resulting in complete posterior prolapse of the lens with subsequent resolution of high myopia. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:893-4 pubmed
  71. Mardelli P, Mehanna C. Phacoanaphylactic endophthalmitis secondary to capsular block syndrome. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007;33:921-2 pubmed
    ..The iritis subsided 4 weeks later, and visual acuity recovered to 20/20. Capsular block syndrome can present as phacoanaphylactic endophthalmitis if cortical material is left in the capsular bag, requiring surgical intervention...
  72. Kim E, Bae M, Cho Y. Neodymium YAG laser and surgical synechiolysis of iridocapsular adhesions. Korean J Ophthalmol. 2008;22:159-63 pubmed publisher
  73. Hild M, Walter H, Milioti G, Seitz B. [Unclear deterioration of vision after renal transplant]. Ophthalmologe. 2009;106:1024-8 pubmed publisher
    ..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...
  74. Dubois V, Ainsworth G, Liu C. Unilateral capsular phimosis with an acrylic IOL and two capsular tension rings in pseudoexfoliation. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2009;37:631-3 pubmed publisher
  75. Cumurcu T, Kilic R, Yologlu S. The frequency of pseudoexfoliation syndrome in the middle Black Sea region of Turkey. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2010;20:1007-11 pubmed
    ..To assess the frequency of pseudoexfoliation syndrome (PEX) and evaluate its association with specific ocular diseases in patients attending the Department of Ophthalmology at Gaziosmanpasa University Hospital...
  76. Michel M, Jacob S, Roger G, Pelosse B, Laurier D, Le Pointe H, et al. Eye lens radiation exposure and repeated head CT scans: A problem to keep in mind. Eur J Radiol. 2012;81:1896-900 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aims to estimate the eye lens doses of a pediatric population exposed to repeated head CTs and to assess the feasibility of an epidemiological study...
  77. Dikopf M, Chow C, Mieler W, Tu E. Cataract extraction outcomes and the prevalence of zonular insufficiency in retinitis pigmentosa. Am J Ophthalmol. 2013;156:82-88.e2 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine surgical outcomes in patients with retinitis pigmentosa (RP) undergoing phacoemulsification cataract extraction...
  78. Junk A, Stefani F, Ludwig K. Bilateral anterior lenticonus: Scheimpflug imaging system documentation and ultrastructural confirmation of Alport syndrome in the lens capsule. Arch Ophthalmol. 2000;118:895-7 pubmed
    ..Bilateral anterior lenticonus may be a late sign. Diagnosis relies on characteristic electron microscopy changes of glomerular basement membranes in renal biopsy specimens...
  79. Gills J. Anterior capsule contraction. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:1652 pubmed
  80. Redinová M, Baráková D, Sach J, Kuchynka P. Intraocular astrocytoma without phacomatosis. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2004;14:350-4 pubmed
    ..The authors present two adult patients in whom the diagnosis of intraocular astrocytoma was established but no signs of phacomatosis were revealed...
  81. Mohammadpour M, Jabbarvand M. Oil-drop cataracts. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008;34:1425 pubmed publisher
  82. Wormstone I, Wride M. The ocular lens: a classic model for development, physiology and disease. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2011;366:1190-2 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, the articles highlight the lens as a continuing, very important and attractive model system for biologists working in many different research areas...
  83. Sia D, Gilhotra J. Late-onset capsular block syndrome. Int Ophthalmol. 2012;32:455-7 pubmed
    ..We describe two patients with late-onset capsular block syndrome who presented 6 years and 4 years, respectively, after cataract surgery and were successfully treated with Nd:YAG capsulotomy...
  84. Hara T, Hara T, Sakanishi K, Hashimoto T, Motoyama Y. Structure of the entire capsular bag containing an endocapsular equator ring and intraocular lens. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2016;42:332-5 pubmed publisher
    ..No author has a financial or proprietary interest in any material or method mentioned. ..
  85. Maloof A, Jain R, Restori M, Stevens J. Silicone intraocular lens compression and double lens implants in diseased eyes. Eye (Lond). 2000;14 Pt 5:736-41 pubmed
    ..To assess the outcomes of double lens implants in hyperoptic eyes with associated pathology...
  86. Gillies W, Brooks A. Central retinal vein occlusion in pseudoexfoliation of the lens capsule. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2002;30:176-87 pubmed
    ..This may also be so in other forms of glaucoma...
  87. Tognetto D, Toto L, Michieli C, Ravalico G. Capsular block syndrome associated with horizontal jerk nystagmus. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2002;28:1487-9 pubmed
    ..The results confirm the experimental model proposed by Zacharias suggesting that saccadic eye movements contribute to CBS under certain anatomic conditions...
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