Deborah Pavan-Langston

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Herpes zoster antivirals and pain management
    Deborah Pavan-Langston
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:S13-20. 2008
  2. pmc Unilateral herpes zoster ophthalmicus results in bilateral corneal nerve alteration: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Pedram Hamrah
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center and Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:40-7. 2013
  3. pmc Cellular changes of the corneal epithelium and stroma in herpes simplex keratitis: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Pedram Hamrah
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Cornea Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1791-7. 2012
  4. pmc Degeneration and Regeneration of Subbasal Corneal Nerves after Infectious Keratitis: A Longitudinal In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Study
    Rodrigo T Müller
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ophthalmology 122:2200-9. 2015
  5. pmc Inflammation and the nervous system: the connection in the cornea in patients with infectious keratitis
    Andrea Cruzat
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5136-43. 2011
  6. pmc Contralateral Clinically Unaffected Eyes of Patients With Unilateral Infectious Keratitis Demonstrate a Sympathetic Immune Response
    Andrea Cruzat
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center and Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States 2Department of Ophthalmology, Pontificia Universidad Católi
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 56:6612-20. 2015
  7. pmc In Vivo confocal microscopic changes of the corneal epithelium and stroma in patients with herpes zoster ophthalmicus
    Pedram Hamrah
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 159:1036-1044.e1. 2015
  8. pmc Corneal sensation and subbasal nerve alterations in patients with herpes simplex keratitis: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Pedram Hamrah
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Cornea Service and Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusett 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:1930-6. 2010
  9. pmc Corneal Reinnervation and Sensation Recovery in Patients With Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus: An In Vivo and Ex Vivo Study of Corneal Nerves
    Andrea Cruzat
    Cornea Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Ophthalmology, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile New England Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Eye Center, Somerville Hospital, Department of Surgery, Cambridge Health Alliance, Somerville, MA and Department of Ophthalmology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Cornea 35:619-25. 2016
  10. pmc In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Demonstrates Bilateral Loss of Endothelial Cells in Unilateral Herpes Simplex Keratitis
    Rodrigo T Müller
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 56:4899-906. 2015

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Herpes zoster antivirals and pain management
    Deborah Pavan-Langston
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:S13-20. 2008
    ..Evaluation of evidence-based strategies for managing herpes zoster (HZ) and the pain of postherpetic neuralgia (PHN)...
  2. pmc Unilateral herpes zoster ophthalmicus results in bilateral corneal nerve alteration: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Pedram Hamrah
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center and Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:40-7. 2013
    ..This study aimed to analyze bilateral corneal nerve changes in patients with HZO by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM) and their correlation with corneal sensation as a measure of nerve function...
  3. pmc Cellular changes of the corneal epithelium and stroma in herpes simplex keratitis: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Pedram Hamrah
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Cornea Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1791-7. 2012
    ..To analyze the morphologic features of corneal epithelial cells and keratocytes by in vivo confocal microscopy in patients with herpes simplex keratitis (HSK) as associated with corneal innervation...
  4. pmc Degeneration and Regeneration of Subbasal Corneal Nerves after Infectious Keratitis: A Longitudinal In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Study
    Rodrigo T Müller
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ophthalmology 122:2200-9. 2015
    ..To investigate the longitudinal alterations of subbasal corneal nerves in patients with infectious keratitis (IK) during the acute phase, cessation of treatment, and the recovery phase by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM)...
  5. pmc Inflammation and the nervous system: the connection in the cornea in patients with infectious keratitis
    Andrea Cruzat
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5136-43. 2011
    ..To study the density and morphologic characteristics of epithelial dendritic cells, as correlated to subbasal corneal nerve alterations in acute infectious keratitis (IK) by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM)...
  6. pmc Contralateral Clinically Unaffected Eyes of Patients With Unilateral Infectious Keratitis Demonstrate a Sympathetic Immune Response
    Andrea Cruzat
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center and Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States 2Department of Ophthalmology, Pontificia Universidad Católi
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 56:6612-20. 2015
    ..To analyze the contralateral unaffected eyes of patients with microbial keratitis (MK) for any immune cell or nerve changes by laser in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM)...
  7. pmc In Vivo confocal microscopic changes of the corneal epithelium and stroma in patients with herpes zoster ophthalmicus
    Pedram Hamrah
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 159:1036-1044.e1. 2015
    ..To analyze the density and morphology of corneal epithelial cells and keratocytes by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM) in patients with herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) as associated with corneal innervation...
  8. pmc Corneal sensation and subbasal nerve alterations in patients with herpes simplex keratitis: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Pedram Hamrah
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Cornea Service and Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusett 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:1930-6. 2010
    ..To study and correlate corneal sensation in patients with herpes simplex keratitis (HSK) with density and morphologic features of subbasal corneal nerves by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM)...
  9. pmc Corneal Reinnervation and Sensation Recovery in Patients With Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus: An In Vivo and Ex Vivo Study of Corneal Nerves
    Andrea Cruzat
    Cornea Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Ophthalmology, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile New England Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Eye Center, Somerville Hospital, Department of Surgery, Cambridge Health Alliance, Somerville, MA and Department of Ophthalmology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Cornea 35:619-25. 2016
    ..To study corneal reinnervation and sensation recovery in Herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO)...
  10. pmc In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Demonstrates Bilateral Loss of Endothelial Cells in Unilateral Herpes Simplex Keratitis
    Rodrigo T Müller
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 56:4899-906. 2015
    ..To report bilateral corneal endothelial cell density (ECD), as well as its correlation with subbasal nerve changes, in patients with unilateral herpes simplex keratitis (HSK)...
  11. ncbi request reprint The Boston keratoprosthesis in herpetic keratitis
    Bilal F Khan
    Department of Cornea and Refractive Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:745-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the role of an artificial cornea (Boston Keratoprosthesis [KPro]) in herpetic corneal graft failures...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment of pseudodendrites in herpes zoster ophthalmicus with topical ganciclovir 0.15% gel
    Shruti Aggarwal
    Department of Ophthalmology, Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service and Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Cornea 33:109-13. 2014
    ..There is no standard of treatment for epithelial pseudodendrites in herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO). The purpose of this study is to report the topical antiviral drug, 0.15% ganciclovir for treatment of these lesions...
  13. doi request reprint Pediatric herpes simplex of the anterior segment: characteristics, treatment, and outcomes
    Shaohui Liu
    Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:2003-8. 2012
    ..To describe the clinical characteristics, treatment, and outcomes of herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections of the cornea and adnexae to raise awareness and to improve management of this important eye disease in children...
  14. doi request reprint Corneal Nerve and Epithelial Cell Alterations in Corneal Allodynia: An In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Case Series
    Pedram Hamrah
    Boston Image Reading Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Cornea Service, New England Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Ocul Surf . 2016
    ..To investigate the morphological changes of the corneal epithelium and sub-basal nerves in patients with corneal allodynia using in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM)...
  15. pmc In vivo confocal microscopy of corneal nerves: analysis and clinical correlation
    Andrea Cruzat
    Ocular Surface Imaging Center, Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 25:171-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review is to describe the principles, applications, and clinical correlation of IVCM in the study of corneal nerves in different ocular and systemic diseases...
  16. doi request reprint Herpes zoster ophthalmicus: declining age at presentation
    Emma C Davies
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 100:312-4. 2016
    ..To investigate changes in the age of occurrence of herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) in patients presenting to the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (MEEI) from 2007 through 2013...
  17. doi request reprint Boston keratoprosthesis treatment of herpes zoster neurotrophic keratopathy
    Deborah Pavan-Langston
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:S21-3. 2008
    ..The successful use of the Boston keratoprosthesis in a severely inflamed ulcer in herpes zoster neurotrophic keratopathy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Varicella-zoster virus: mechanisms of pathogenicity and corneal disease
    Christopher E Starr
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 15:7-15, v. 2002
    ..Herpes zoster ophthalmicus is discussed with special attention to the cornea and mechanisms of viral keratitis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the management of herpes zoster
    Robert H Dworkin
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, 14642, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:S1-26. 2007
    ..Specific recommendations for the use of these medications are provided. In addition, suggestions are made for treatments that, when used in combination with antiviral therapy, may further reduce pain and other complications of HZ...
  20. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster ophthalmicus in otherwise healthy children
    Denise de Freitas
    Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, SP, Rua Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:393-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the complications of herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) in children...
  21. doi request reprint Herpetic simplex eye disease in the pediatric population
    Pankaj C Gupta
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int Ophthalmol Clin 48:209-14. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Smallpox, vaccinia, and the eye
    Stacey C Brauner
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int Ophthalmol Clin 46:11-25. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chlamydial eye infections
    Murat V Kalayoglu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Education Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int Ophthalmol Clin 44:135-46. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical manifestations and treatment modalities in herpes simplex virus of the ocular anterior segment
    Bilal Faiz Khan
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int Ophthalmol Clin 44:103-33. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Ocular complications of smallpox vaccination
    Jay S Pepose
    Pepose Vision Institute, Chesterfield, Missouri 63017, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:343-52. 2003
    ..To describe the ocular complications of smallpox vaccination and to discuss potential therapeutic options...