uveal diseases

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Summary: Diseases of the uvea.

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  1. Ikeda N, Ikeda T, Nagata M, Mimura O. Pathogenesis of transient high myopia after blunt eye trauma. Ophthalmology. 2002;109:501-7 pubmed
    ..To determine the pathogenesis of transient high myopia after blunt eye trauma...
  2. Schild G, Amon M, Abela Formanek C, Schauersberger J, Bartl G, Kruger A. Uveal and capsular biocompatibility of a single-piece, sharp-edged hydrophilic acrylic intraocular lens with collagen (Collamer): 1-year results. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2004;30:1254-8 pubmed
    ..To analyze uveal and capsular biocompatibility 1 year following implantation of a sharp-edged, hydrophilic, collagen-containing posterior chamber intraocular lens (IOL)...
  3. Krohn J, Bjune C. Uveal effusion and angle-closure glaucoma in primary pulmonary hypertension. Am J Ophthalmol. 2003;135:705-6 pubmed
    ..To report a patient with uveal effusion and intermittent angle-closure glaucoma associated with primary pulmonary hypertension...
  4. Auffarth G, Vargas L, Klett J, Völcker H. Repair of a ruptured globe using topical anesthesia. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2004;30:726-9 pubmed
    ..0 mm x 2.5 mm cellulose sponge soaked in oxybuprocaine 0.4% (Novesine) placed under the upper and lower lid for 20 minutes. Surgical repair of a 14.0 mm scleral wound was achieved without complication or pain during the procedure...
  5. Bernstein C, Blanchard J, Rawsthorne P, Yu N. The prevalence of extraintestinal diseases in inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based study. Am J Gastroenterol. 2001;96:1116-22 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of the major extraintestinal manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and their relation to disease diagnosis and gender...
  6. Joseph A, Rahimy E, Sarraf D. Bilateral diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation with multiple iris cysts. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014;132:756-60 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a case notable for bilateral iris and ciliary body cysts--a rare presentation of the disease...
  7. Wang Z, Huang J, Lin J, Liang X, Cai X, Ge J. Quantitative measurements of the ciliary body in eyes with malignant glaucoma after trabeculectomy using ultrasound biomicroscopy. Ophthalmology. 2014;121:862-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate and compare the structural differences of the ciliary body in eyes with and without malignant glaucoma...
  8. Stepanov A, Kapeliushnikova N. [Reconstructive laser surgical treatment for posttraumatic traction ciliochoroidal detachment]. Vestn Oftalmol. 2007;123:8-10 pubmed
    ..There was evidence for the need for vitrectomy and lensectomy in combination with posterior sclerectomy to eliminate traction posttraumatic CCD...
  9. Okuda T, Higashide T, Wakabayashi Y, Nishimura A, Sugiyama K. Fundus autofluorescence and spectral-domain optical coherence tomography findings of leopard spots in nanophthalmic uveal effusion syndrome. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2010;248:1199-202 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe fundus autofluorescence (FAF) imaging and spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) findings of leopard spots in nanophthalmic uveal effusion syndrome...

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  1. Wu S, Slakter J, Shields J, Spaide R. Cancer-associated nummular loss of the pigment epithelium. Am J Ophthalmol. 2005;139:933-5 pubmed
    ..To report a case of bilateral diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation (BDUMP) that had areas of retinal pigment epithelial loss...
  2. Oguz H. Effectiveness of octreotide, an antiproliferative agent, on wound healing reaction after glaucoma surgery in an experimental rabbit model. Int Ophthalmol. 2004;25:185 pubmed
  3. Aminlari A, Callahan C. Medical, laser, and surgical management of inadvertent cyclodialysis cleft with hypotony. Arch Ophthalmol. 2004;122:399-404 pubmed
  4. Ikeda N, Ikeda T, Nagata M, Mimura O. Ciliochoroidal effusion syndrome induced by sulfa derivatives. Arch Ophthalmol. 2002;120:1775 pubmed
  5. Medeiros F, Zhang X, Bernd A, Weinreb R. Angle-closure glaucoma associated with ciliary body detachment in patients using topiramate. Arch Ophthalmol. 2003;121:282-5 pubmed
  6. August P, Niederberger H, Helbig H. Progression of congenital ectropion uveae. Arch Ophthalmol. 2003;121:1511 pubmed
  7. Van Gelder R. Cme review: polymerase chain reaction diagnostics for posterior segment disease. Retina. 2003;23:445-52 pubmed
  8. Ichhpujani P, Ramasubramanian A, Pandav S, Kaushik S. Bilateral developmental glaucoma associated with optic disc pit and uveal effusion. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2009;40:290-2 pubmed
    ..Uveal effusion and optic disc pits could be associated with bilateral developmental glaucoma. The constellation of symptoms reported here have not been previously described in the literature and thus merit exploration...
  9. Rodrigues J, Abílio A, Serracarbassa P. [Uveal effusion associated with presumed tuberculosis: case report]. Arq Bras Oftalmol. 2008;71:734-9 pubmed
    ..In addition, relevant aspects of the uveal effusion such as the pathogenesis, evolution of the disease, differential diagnosis and treatment are described through a revision of the literature...
  10. Alvarez M, Figueroa M, Teus M. Toxic keratolysis from combined use of nonsteroid anti-inflammatory drugs and topical steroids following vitreoretinal surgery. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2006;16:582-7 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the corneal complications associated with the combined use of non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and topical steroids following vitreoretinal surgery...
  11. Sharma S, Saffra N, Chapnick E. Post traumatic polymicrobial endophthalmitis, including Neisseria subflava. Am J Ophthalmol. 2003;136:554-5 pubmed
    ..To report the second known case of post-traumatic endophthalmitis caused by Neisseria subflava...
  12. Badlani V, Quinones R, Wilensky J, Hawkins A, Edward D. Angle-closure glaucoma in teenagers. J Glaucoma. 2003;12:198-203 pubmed
    ..To report the occurrence of angle-closure glaucoma in 2 teenagers...
  13. Ollerton A, Werner L, Fuller S, Kavoussi S, McIntyre J, Mamalis N. Evaluation of a new single-piece 4% water content hydrophobic acrylic intraocular lens in the rabbit model. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2012;38:1827-32 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate uveal and capsular biocompatibility of a 1-piece intraocular lens (IOL) manufactured from a new hydrophobic acrylic material that incorporates a barrier step at the optic-haptic junctions...
  14. Prata T, Dorairaj S, De Moraes C, Mehta S, Sbeity Z, Tello C, et al. Is preoperative ciliary body and iris anatomical configuration a predictor of malignant glaucoma development?. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2013;41:541-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate anatomical configuration of ciliary body and iris using ultrasound biomicroscopy as a predictor of malignant glaucoma development...
  15. Taylor L, Townsend W, Heng H, Stiles J, Moore G. Comparison of ultrasound biomicroscopy and standard ocular ultrasonography for detection of canine uveal cysts. Am J Vet Res. 2015;76:540-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM) with standard ocular ultrasonography for detection of canine uveal cysts and to determine the sensitivity, specificity, and interobserver agreement for detection of uveal cysts with UBM...
  16. 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...
  17. Kaliberdina A, Teplinskaia L. [A case of idiopathic uveal effusive syndrome]. Vestn Oftalmol. 2004;120:38-9 pubmed
  18. Crowston J, Medeiros F, Mosaed S, Weinreb R. Argon laser iridoplasty in the treatment of plateau-like iris configuration as result of numerous ciliary body cysts. Am J Ophthalmol. 2005;139:381-3 pubmed
    ..To report the use of argon laser peripheral iridoplasty in the treatment of plateau-like iris configuration as a result of iris and ciliary body cysts...
  19. Zhao Y, Chen D, Li J. Bilateral persistent fetal vasculature in an adult: Clinical manifestations and surgical outcomes. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2010;36:1421-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This case shows that in rare cases of bilateral PFV, the natural course can be benign, with functional, although amblyopic, vision. In selected cases, late surgical intervention can improve vision and cosmetic appearance...
  20. Abela Formanek C, Amon M, Schauersberger J, Schild G, Kolodjaschna J, Barisani Asenbauer T, et al. Uveal and capsular biocompatibility of 2 foldable acrylic intraocular lenses in patients with uveitis or pseudoexfoliation syndrome: comparison to a control group. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2002;28:1160-72 pubmed
  21. Pirouzian A, O Halloran H, Scher C, Jockin Y, Yaghmai R. Traumatic and spontaneous scleral rupture and uveal prolapse in osteogenesis imperfecta. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2007;44:315-7 pubmed
    ..Patient 1 had complete loss of vision. Patients 2 and 3 suffered non-sight-threatening scleral perforation. All 3 patients had no previous knowledge of recommendation for eyewear protection...
  22. Banaee T, Ahmadieh H, Abrishami M, Moosavi M. Removal of traumatic cyclitic membranes: surgical technique and results. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007;245:443-7 pubmed
  23. Chen Y, Chen T, Yang K, Lee W, Kuo Y, Chao A, et al. Treatment of retinal detachment resulting from posterior staphyloma-associated macular hole in highly myopic eyes. Retina. 2006;26:25-31 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the surgical outcome of retinal detachment resulting from a posterior staphyloma-associated macular hole in highly myopic eyes...
  24. Curtin J, Moloney G, Grigg J, Sharota Franzco D. Clinical characterization and proposed mechanism of juvenile glaucoma--a patient with a chromosome 4p deletion, Wolf-Hirschhorn Syndrome. Ophthalmic Genet. 2010;31:135-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We alert others to the possibility of this mechanism of secondary narrow angle glaucoma associated with this chromosomal deletion syndrome...
  25. Kumar R, Quek D, Lee K, Oen F, Sakai H, Koh V, et al. Confirmation of the presence of uveal effusion in Asian eyes with primary angle closure glaucoma: an ultrasound biomicroscopy study. Arch Ophthalmol. 2008;126:1647-51 pubmed publisher
    ..To confirm the presence of uveal effusion in the eyes of Asian patients with primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) using ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM)...
  26. Yonekawa Y, Shildkrot Y, Eliott D. Inferior peripheral nonperfusion in bilateral diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2013;44:190-2 pubmed publisher
    ..This new finding of peripheral nonperfusion expands the spectrum of BDUMP...
  27. O Donnell J, Vannas Sulonen K, Shows T, Cox D. Gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina: assignment of the ornithine aminotransferase structural gene to human chromosome 10 and mouse chromosome 7. Am J Hum Genet. 1988;43:922-8 pubmed
    ..Our findings, combined with recent molecular studies, indicate that human OAT probes specific for chromosome 10 will be useful for the diagnosis and genetic counseling of individuals at risk for gyrate atrophy...
  28. Halhal M, D Hermies F, Berges O, Chauvaud D, Bertin S, Grateau G, et al. [Uveal effusion in its pseudotumoral form. A case report]. J Fr Ophtalmol. 2001;24:505-8 pubmed
    ..The clinical course might be helpful to establish the diagnosis. Our case suggests that in pseudotumoral forms of uveal effusion, we should repeat clinical examination and ultrasonography in order to manage these patients appropriately...
  29. Labalette P, Guilbert F, Jourdel D, Nelken B, Cuvellier J, Maurage C. Bilateral multifocal uveal juvenile xanthogranuloma in a young boy with systemic disease. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2002;240:506-9 pubmed
    ..Juvenile xanthogranuloma is a rare non-Langerhans cell histiocytosis that could occasionally produce diffuse systemic disease in young children, but associated posterior uveal lesions are very uncommon...
  30. Kumar A, Kedar S, Singh R. The indocyanine green findings in idiopathic uveal effusion syndrome. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2002;50:217-9 pubmed
    ..Treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs was beneficial...
  31. Katsimpris J, Petropoulos I, Sunaric Megevand G. Ultrasound biomicroscopy evaluation of angle closure in a patient with multiple and bilateral iridociliary cysts. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2007;224:324-7 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the findings of ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM) in a case with bilateral, multilobulate primary iridociliary cysts presenting as chronic angle-closure glaucoma...
  32. Mandava N, Kahook M, Mackenzie D, Olson J. Anterior scleral buckling procedure for cyclodialysis cleft with chronic hypotony. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2006;37:151-3 pubmed
    ..A patient who failed conventional treatment for hypotony and eventually benefited from a novel surgery to correct his cyclodialysis cleft is described...
  33. Pulido J, Flotte T, Raja H, Miles S, Winters J, Niles R, et al. Dermal and conjunctival melanocytic proliferations in diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation. Eye (Lond). 2013;27:1058-62 pubmed publisher
    ..There is little information about other dermatologic melanocytic findings in these patients...
  34. Chen W, Yang C, Chen Y, Yang C, Shau W, Huang J, et al. Ciliary detachment after pars plana vitrectomy: an ultrasound biomicroscopic study. Retina. 2002;22:53-8 pubmed
    ..To determine the incidence, duration, risk factors, and clinical outcomes for ciliary detachment after pars plana vitrectomy (PPV)...
  35. Ghazi N, Richards C, Abazari A. A modified ultrasound-guided surgical technique for the management of the uveal effusion syndrome in patients with normal axial length and scleral thickness. Retina. 2013;33:1211-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe a modified surgical technique for the management of the uveal effusion syndrome (UES)...
  36. Bhagat N, Lim J, Minckler D, Green R. Posterior uveal effusion syndrome after trabeculectomy in an eye with ocular venous congestion. Br J Ophthalmol. 2004;88:153-4 pubmed
  37. Chen W, Shih Y, Liao S, Hu F, Hung P. Ultrasound biomicroscopic findings in rabbit eyes undergoing scleral suction during lamellar refractive surgery. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2002;43:3665-72 pubmed
    ..To evaluate changes of the central anterior chamber depth, cilio-angular cross-sectional surface area, and intraocular pressure in rabbit eyes undergoing application of the scleral suction ring during lamellar refractive surgery...
  38. Reddy J, Rapuano C, Eagle R, Shields C, Shields J. Late-onset necrotizing scleritis due to pigmented mycetoma (dematiaceous fungi) in 2 cases. Cornea. 2013;32:450-3 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe the atypical presentation of fungal infection and necrotizing scleritis, the potential role of histopathology in the diagnosis, and surgical excision in the management...
  39. Cangemi F, Friedman A, Josephberg R. Tuberculoma of the choroid. Ophthalmology. 1980;87:252-8 pubmed
    ..The typical presenting features of ocular tuberculosis are discussed. Fluorescein angiography has been performed infrequently in cases of tuberculosis...
  40. Stewart J. Ciliary body edema. Ophthalmology. 2006;113:1247; author reply 1247-8 pubmed
  41. Abela Formanek C, Amon M, Schild G, Schauersberger J, Heinze G, Kruger A. Uveal and capsular biocompatibility of hydrophilic acrylic, hydrophobic acrylic, and silicone intraocular lenses. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2002;28:50-61 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the long-term response of 6 types of 3-piece intraocular lenses (IOLs) by assessing the cellular reaction on the anterior IOL surface, the behavior of posterior and anterior capsule fibrosis, and flare...
  42. Navajas E, Simpson E, Krema H, Hammoudi D, Weisbrod D, Bernardini M, et al. Cancer-associated nummular loss of RPE: expanding the clinical spectrum of bilateral diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2011;42:e103-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This case expands the clinical spectrum of bilateral diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation...
  43. Emre S, Palamar M, Ulusoy M, Gencoglan G. Ciliary body cysts in neurofibromatosis: a new coexistence?. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2012;250:857-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1) is an autosomal dominant, multisystem disorder that also effects the eye. Herein, we aimed to investigate the posterior iris surface and ciliary body morphology of NF1 patients by ultrasonic biomicroscopy (UB)...
  44. Delgado E, Pissarra H, Sales Luís J, Peleteiro M. Amelanotic uveal cyst in a Yorkshire terrier dog. Vet Ophthalmol. 2010;13:343-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The dog improved from the post-operative uveitis without any complication and after 24 months of follow-up showed no recurrences...
  45. Rosa N, Lanza M, Borrelli M, De Bernardo M, Palladino A, Di Gregorio M, et al. Low intraocular pressure resulting from ciliary body detachment in patients with myotonic dystrophy. Ophthalmology. 2011;118:260-4 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate why myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1) patients have low intraocular pressure (IOP)...
  46. Hirasawa H, Tomidokoro A, Kunimatsu S, Mishima K, Iwase A, Tomita G, et al. Ultrasound biomicroscopy in narrow peripheral anterior chamber eyes with or without peripheral anterior synechiae. J Glaucoma. 2009;18:552-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare the configurations of the anterior ocular segment including the anterior chamber (AC) angle and ciliary body between eyes with a narrow AC angle (ACA) with and without peripheral anterior synechiae (PAS)...
  47. Nicula C, Nicula D, Blidaru M. [Explantation and replacement of intraocular lenses]. Oftalmologia. 2004;48:82-6 pubmed
    ..to evaluate the reasons for explantation of different types of intraocular lenses...
  48. Mushtaq B, Chiang M, Kumar V, Ramanathan U, Shah P. Phacoemulsification, persistent hypotony, and cyclodialysis clefts. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:1428-32 pubmed
    ..Persistent hypotony because of possible activation of a preexisting doormant cyclodialysis cleft following routine atraumatic phacoemulsification cataract surgery in previously traumatized eyes has not been reported...
  49. Hammer M, Grizzard W. Endoscopy for evaluation and treatment of the ciliary body in hypotony. Retina. 2003;23:30-6 pubmed
    ..To determine the clinical utility of the intraocular videoendoscope for evaluation of the ciliary body in eyes with hypotony and as a visualization tool for surgery of the ciliary body...
  50. Novelli F, Nóbrega M, Rosa E, Bortolotto C, Kuntz J. [Posterior segment changes in microphthalmic eyes: case report]. Arq Bras Oftalmol. 2009;72:697-9 pubmed
    ..The third patient showed absence of foveal depression. The main diferencial diagnosis for this condition is foveal hypoplasia...
  51. Sakai H, Morine Shinjyo S, Shinzato M, Nakamura Y, Sakai M, Sawaguchi S. Uveal effusion in primary angle-closure glaucoma. Ophthalmology. 2005;112:413-9 pubmed
    ..To determine the prevalence of uveal effusion in acute and chronic primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) or primary angle closure (PAC) and to compare it with the prevalence in eyes with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) or ocular hypertension...
  52. Végh M, Hári Kovács A, Réz K, Tapasztó B, Szabó A, Facsko A. Indapamide-induced transient myopia with supraciliary effusion: case report. BMC Ophthalmol. 2013;13:58 pubmed publisher
    ..Ingestion of sulphonamide-derived drugs has been reported to possibly have ocular side-effects. Authors aimed to present a rare case of indapamide-induced transient myopia with ciliary body edema and supraciliary effusion...
  53. Escobar Izquierdo A, Bermejo Pastor M, Cardesa García J. [Ocular melanosis]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2007;66:543-4 pubmed