Alex V Levin

Summary

Affiliation: Wills Eye Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genetics for the ophthalmologist
    Karthikeyan A Sadagopan
    Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Oman J Ophthalmol 5:144-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Retinal hemorrhage in abusive head trauma
    Alex V Levin
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Suite 1210, 840 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Pediatrics 126:961-70. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Fee splitting in ophthalmology
    Alex V Levin
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Can J Ophthalmol 46:21-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Albinism for the busy clinician
    Alex V Levin
    Wills Eye Institute, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J AAPOS 15:59-66. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Retinal haemorrhage description tool
    Anamika Tandon
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:1719-22. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Retinal hemorrhages: advances in understanding
    Alex V Levin
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, 840 Walnut Street, 12th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5109, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:333-44. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Ocular manifestations of 22q11.2 microduplication
    Jose A Cordovez
    Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Ophthalmology 121:392-8. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Retinal Dystrophy with Intraretinal Cystoid Spaces Associated with Mutations in the Crumbs Homologue (CRB1) Gene
    Jose A Cordovez
    a Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ophthalmic Genet 36:257-64. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Autosomal-dominant Leber Congenital Amaurosis Caused by a Heterozygous CRX Mutation in a Father and Son
    Karthikeyan Arcot Sadagopan
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA and
    Ophthalmic Genet 36:156-9. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Peters anomaly in cri-du-chat syndrome
    William C Hope
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    J AAPOS 19:277-9. 2015

Collaborators

  • Anuradha Ganesh
  • Brian J Forbes
  • Scott E Brodie
  • Ralph C Eagle
  • Li Zhang
  • Kristin M Hammersmith
  • Gad Dotan
  • Gil Binenbaum
  • David L Rogers
  • Barbara Kloeckener-Gruissem
  • Eliza Stroh
  • Karthikeyan Arcot Sadagopan
  • Jose A Cordovez
  • Jenina E Capasso
  • Michelle D Lingao
  • Jenina Capasso
  • Karthikeyan A Sadagopan
  • William C Hope
  • Rosanne B Keep
  • Laura T Pizzi
  • Grace T Liu
  • Mario T Zanolli
  • Barry N Wasserman
  • Summer Williams
  • Esther S Lee
  • Alexander T Juhn
  • Michael D Tibbetts
  • Anamika Tandon
  • John J Castorino
  • Robert Battista
  • Joel Lall-Trail
  • Tony Amos
  • Kimberly A Neely
  • Elias I Traboulsi
  • Wadakarn Wuthisiri
  • Paul J Rychwalski
  • Katherine M Prioli
  • Melanie Snitzer
  • Deon Steele
  • Begoña Aristimuño
  • Vikas Khetan
  • George L Spaeth
  • Kammi Gunton
  • Rizwan Alvi
  • Brynn N Wajda
  • Sarah Martinez-Helfman
  • Colleen McCauley
  • Naeem U Nabi
  • Holly L Hedrick
  • Rhonda E Schnur
  • Judy G Saslow
  • Richard Wise
  • Eric Ostertag
  • Nancy J Philp
  • Shannon M Gallagher-Colombo
  • Derek Stephens
  • Anna Yu
  • Susan McIntyre
  • Jessica Polishook
  • Benjamin Leiby
  • Paul G FitzGerald
  • Sean Croker

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Genetics for the ophthalmologist
    Karthikeyan A Sadagopan
    Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Oman J Ophthalmol 5:144-9. 2012
    ..Basic concepts of genetics and their application to clinical ophthalmological practice are important not only in making a precise diagnosis and appropriate referral, but also in management and genetic counseling...
  2. doi request reprint Retinal hemorrhage in abusive head trauma
    Alex V Levin
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Suite 1210, 840 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Pediatrics 126:961-70. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Fee splitting in ophthalmology
    Alex V Levin
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Can J Ophthalmol 46:21-7. 2011
    ..A comparative view between 3 countries, Canada, the United States, and Oman, was conducted; illustrating that even in disparate cultures, there may be some universality to the application of ethical principles...
  4. doi request reprint Albinism for the busy clinician
    Alex V Levin
    Wills Eye Institute, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J AAPOS 15:59-66. 2011
    ..In addition to the ocular and systemic manifestations, ophthalmologists must be familiar with the specific visual needs and psychological challenges of these individuals as well as those of their families...
  5. doi request reprint Retinal haemorrhage description tool
    Anamika Tandon
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:1719-22. 2011
    ..There are no standardised and validated protocols to describe them in a consistent manner. The aim of this web-based study was to establish the reliability and validity of a new retinal haemorrhage description tool...
  6. doi request reprint Retinal hemorrhages: advances in understanding
    Alex V Levin
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, 840 Walnut Street, 12th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5109, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:333-44. 2009
    ..Detailed description of the hemorrhages and documentation are critical to diagnosis. Vitreoretinal traction appears to be the major causative factor. Outcome is largely dependent on brain and optic nerve injury...
  7. doi request reprint Ocular manifestations of 22q11.2 microduplication
    Jose A Cordovez
    Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Ophthalmology 121:392-8. 2014
    ..To report a new ocular manifestation of the dup22q11 syndrome and explore involved genes that may offer insight to mechanisms of pathogenesis...
  8. doi request reprint Retinal Dystrophy with Intraretinal Cystoid Spaces Associated with Mutations in the Crumbs Homologue (CRB1) Gene
    Jose A Cordovez
    a Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ophthalmic Genet 36:257-64. 2015
    ..To report the occurrence of intraretinal cystoid spaces presumably due to retinal degeneration caused by CRB1 mutations, and the response to treatment with carbonic anhydrase inhibitors...
  9. doi request reprint Autosomal-dominant Leber Congenital Amaurosis Caused by a Heterozygous CRX Mutation in a Father and Son
    Karthikeyan Arcot Sadagopan
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA and
    Ophthalmic Genet 36:156-9. 2015
    ..Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA) is most often an autosomal recessive disorder. We report a father and son with autosomal dominant LCA due to a mutation in the CRX gene...
  10. doi request reprint Peters anomaly in cri-du-chat syndrome
    William C Hope
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    J AAPOS 19:277-9. 2015
    ..We report the first child with cri-du-chat and the findings of unilateral corneal staphyloma due to Peters anomaly and retinal dysplasia. ..
  11. doi request reprint Outcomes of an inner-city vision outreach program: give kids sight day
    Gad Dotan
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    JAMA Ophthalmol 133:527-32. 2015
    ..Low-socioeconomic urban children often do not have access to ophthalmic care...
  12. pmc Patterns of retinal hemorrhage associated with increased intracranial pressure in children
    Gil Binenbaum
    Division of Ophthalmology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e430-4. 2013
    ..We examined the incidence and patterns of RHs associated with increased ICP in children without trauma, measured by lumbar puncture (LP)...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of retinal hemorrhages in infants with and without abusive head trauma
    Brian J Forbes
    Department of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J AAPOS 14:267-73. 2010
    ..Ascertainment of abusive head trauma is critical to prevent a potentially fatal recurrence...
  14. doi request reprint Macular cysts in retinal dystrophy
    Anuradha Ganesh
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 5109, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:332-9. 2011
    ..To describe the entity of macular cysts in retinal dystrophy, differentiate it from cystoid macular edema (CME), and review the role of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors in management...
  15. doi request reprint Early onset ectopia lentis due to a FBN1 mutation with non-penetrance
    Li Zhang
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Am J Med Genet A 167:1365-8. 2015
    ..The child's mother presumably represents a rare case of nonpenetrance...
  16. doi request reprint Cost and effectiveness of an eye care adherence program for Philadelphia children with significant visual impairment
    Laura T Pizzi
    1Jefferson School of Pharmacy, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Popul Health Manag 18:223-31. 2015
    ..CECAP significantly improved adherence to eye care but comes at an additional cost. Future efforts should focus on reducing operational efficiencies and targeting CECAP based on predictors of follow-up...
  17. doi request reprint Anirdia-like phenotype caused by 6p25 dosage aberrations
    Karthikeyan Arcot Sadagopan
    Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus and Ocular Genetics, Ocular Genetics Service, Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai, India
    Am J Med Genet A 167:524-8. 2015
    ..Distinguishing these two syndromes has critical implications for prognosis and treatment. We demonstrate how chromosomal microarray can be instrumental in differentiating these phenotypes...
  18. doi request reprint Unusual retinal abnormalities in sisters with tetralogy of Fallot
    Mario T Zanolli
    Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    J AAPOS 18:601-4. 2014
    ..We report unusual focal bilateral retinal defects in sisters with TOF. ..
  19. doi request reprint Anterior lentiplane associated with posterior lenticonus and microcornea
    Michelle D Lingao
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    J AAPOS 18:191-2. 2014
    ..We report a 12-year-old boy with a rare condition consisting of familial bilateral anterior lentiplane (a flat anterior lens capsule) posterior lenticonus, and microcornea. ..
  20. doi request reprint The challenges to ophthalmologic follow-up care in at-risk pediatric populations
    Summer Williams
    Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J AAPOS 17:140-3. 2013
    ..To identify barriers to ophthalmological follow-up in high-risk children who are identified by vision screening and eye examination...
  21. doi request reprint Pediatric glaucoma terminology
    Anuradha Ganesh
    Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Department of Ophthalmology, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Muscat, Oman
    Am J Med Genet A 161:3205-15. 2013
    ..The objective of this report is to assist geneticists in understanding glaucoma and recognizing the importance of detailed terminology in clinical genetic diagnosis...
  22. doi request reprint Vertically oval corneas in a child with holoprosencephaly
    Esther S Lee
    Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 49:e30-2. 2012
    ..The etiology of vertically oval corneas is unclear. This report presents a case of bilateral vertical oval corneas in a male infant with semilobar holoprosencephaly...
  23. doi request reprint Ocular anomalies in an infant with Klinefelter Syndrome
    Alexander T Juhn
    Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Ophthalmic Genet 33:232-4. 2012
    ..Here we present a 2-month-old infant with Klinefelter syndrome and a unique combination of ocular abnormalities including microphthalmia, cataracts, and malformed pupils...
  24. doi request reprint Hypertensive retinopathy in a child caused by pheochromocytoma: identification after a failed school vision screening
    Michael D Tibbetts
    Wills Eye Institute, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 5109, USA
    J AAPOS 16:97-9. 2012
    ..The identification of an abdominal malignancy through a school vision screening may have saved this child's life. The need for repeated blood pressure measurement is also highlighted...
  25. pmc Juvenile cataract-associated mutation of solute carrier SLC16A12 impairs trafficking of the protein to the plasma membrane
    John J Castorino
    Department of Pathology, Anatomy, and Cell Biology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:6774-84. 2011
    ..Q215X) causes juvenile cataract with a dominant inheritance pattern. In the present study, in vitro and in vivo experimental models were used to gain insight into how the SLC16A12 (c.643C>T) mutation leads to cataract formation...