iridocyclitis

Summary

Summary: Acute or chronic inflammation of the iris and ciliary body characterized by exudates into the anterior chamber, discoloration of the iris, and constricted, sluggish pupil. Symptoms include radiating pain, photophobia, lacrimation, and interference with vision.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [Side effects of anti-TNFalpha therapy in juvenile idiopathic arthritis]
    Irene Pontikaki
    Unità Semplice di Reumatologia Infantile, Dipartimento e Cattedra di Reumatologia dell Università di Milano
    Reumatismo 58:31-8. 2006
  2. ncbi Clinical features of cytomegalovirus anterior uveitis in immunocompetent patients
    Soon Phaik Chee
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:834-40. 2008
  3. pmc Chikungunya virus iridocyclitis in Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Padmamalini Mahendradas
    Uveitis and Ocular Immunology Services, Narayana Nethralaya, Superspeciality Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, 121 C, Chord Road, Rajajinagar, 1st R Block, Bangalore 560 010, Karnataka, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 58:545-7. 2010
  4. pmc Risk factors for herpes simplex virus epithelial keratitis recurring during treatment of stromal keratitis or iridocyclitis. Herpetic Eye Disease Study Group
    K R Wilhelmus
    Francis I Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco 94143 1412, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 80:969-72. 1996
  5. ncbi Presumed fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis and Posner-Schlossman syndrome: comparison of cytomegalovirus-positive and negative eyes
    Soon Phaik Chee
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 146:883-9.e1. 2008
  6. pmc Hypertensive iridocyclitis
    E C Kim
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:812-3. 2006
  7. ncbi Rubella virus as a possible etiological agent of Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Jun Suzuki
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tokyo Medical University Hospital, 6 7 1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 0023, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:1487-91. 2010
  8. ncbi Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis following bilateral ocular toxoplasmosis
    Sudha K Ganesh
    Medical and Vision Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 12:75-7. 2004
  9. ncbi Outcomes of phacoemulsification and in-the-bag intraocular lens implantation in Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Mohammad Ali Javadi
    Ophthalmology Department and Ophthalmic Research Center, Labbafinejad Medical Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, 16666 Tehran, Iran
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:997-1001. 2005
  10. ncbi Epidemiologic relationship between fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis and the United States rubella vaccination program
    Andrea D Birnbaum
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:424-428. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Multispectral diagnostic imaging of the iris
    ANA LUKIC; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Multispectral diagnostic imaging of the iris
    ANA LUKIC; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. CHEMOTACTIC FACTORS IN ANIMAL MODELS OF UVEITIS
    James Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008
  4. IN VITRO/IN VIVO ACTIVATED DENDRITIC CELLS FOR MELANOMA
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2003
  5. IL-12 as an Adjuvant for a Melanoma Peptide Vaccine
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. Dendritic Cell Vaccination During Lymphoid Reconstitution
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2008
  7. HPV DNA VACCINE FOR CERVICAL PRE NEOPLASIA
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2003
  8. CTLA-4 Inhibition and Autoimmunity in Melanoma
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2008
  9. Anterior Uveal Dendritic Cells
    James Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2004
  10. FOUR DIMENSIONAL IMAGING OF THE IMMUNE RESPONSE IN VIVO
    James T Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications177 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi [Side effects of anti-TNFalpha therapy in juvenile idiopathic arthritis]
    Irene Pontikaki
    Unità Semplice di Reumatologia Infantile, Dipartimento e Cattedra di Reumatologia dell Università di Milano
    Reumatismo 58:31-8. 2006
    ..To report adverse events registered in our population affected by JIA and treated with anti-TNFalpha blockers...
  2. ncbi Clinical features of cytomegalovirus anterior uveitis in immunocompetent patients
    Soon Phaik Chee
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:834-40. 2008
    ..To describe the clinical presentation of cytomegalovirus (CMV) anterior uveitis in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative patients...
  3. pmc Chikungunya virus iridocyclitis in Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Padmamalini Mahendradas
    Uveitis and Ocular Immunology Services, Narayana Nethralaya, Superspeciality Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, 121 C, Chord Road, Rajajinagar, 1st R Block, Bangalore 560 010, Karnataka, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 58:545-7. 2010
    We are reporting a case of bilateral Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis with chikungunya virus infection in the left eye...
  4. pmc Risk factors for herpes simplex virus epithelial keratitis recurring during treatment of stromal keratitis or iridocyclitis. Herpetic Eye Disease Study Group
    K R Wilhelmus
    Francis I Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco 94143 1412, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 80:969-72. 1996
    ..METHODS: The study population included 260 patients who had active stromal keratitis and/or iridocyclitis without epithelial disease and who were enrolled in one of three clinical trials of the Herpetic Eye Disease ..
  5. ncbi Presumed fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis and Posner-Schlossman syndrome: comparison of cytomegalovirus-positive and negative eyes
    Soon Phaik Chee
    Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore
    Am J Ophthalmol 146:883-9.e1. 2008
    To compare the characteristics of cytomegalovirus (CMV)-positive and negative eyes with presumed Posner-Schlossman syndrome (PSS) and Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI).
  6. pmc Hypertensive iridocyclitis
    E C Kim
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:812-3. 2006
  7. ncbi Rubella virus as a possible etiological agent of Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Jun Suzuki
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tokyo Medical University Hospital, 6 7 1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 0023, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:1487-91. 2010
    To determine whether rubella virus is involved in the pathogenesis of Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI).
  8. ncbi Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis following bilateral ocular toxoplasmosis
    Sudha K Ganesh
    Medical and Vision Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 12:75-7. 2004
    To describe the development of Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI) following bilateral ocular toxoplasmosis in an Asian Indian female.
  9. ncbi Outcomes of phacoemulsification and in-the-bag intraocular lens implantation in Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Mohammad Ali Javadi
    Ophthalmology Department and Ophthalmic Research Center, Labbafinejad Medical Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, 16666 Tehran, Iran
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:997-1001. 2005
    To evaluate the visual outcomes and complications of phacoemulsification (PE) and posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation, (PC IOL) in patients with Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHIC).
  10. ncbi Epidemiologic relationship between fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis and the United States rubella vaccination program
    Andrea D Birnbaum
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:424-428. 2007
    To investigate an epidemiologic association between Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI) and the rubella vaccination program in the United States.
  11. ncbi Outcomes of treatment with immunomodulatory therapy in patients with corticosteroid-resistant juvenile idiopathic arthritis-associated chronic iridocyclitis
    Ellen N Yu
    Ocular Immunology and Uveitis Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 13:353-60. 2005
    To describe the clinical outcome of patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (IA)-associated chronic iridocyclitis unresponsive to conventional therapy, in whom inflammation was eventually controlled using immunomodulatory therapy (..
  12. ncbi Retinal thickening in iridocyclitis
    Chelsea G Castellano
    Department of Ophthalmology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 148:341-9. 2009
    To determine the frequency of retinal thickening (RT) in eyes with iridocyclitis and to examine the correlations among anterior chamber (AC) inflammation, RT, and visual acuity.
  13. ncbi Fuchs heterochromic cyclitis and ocular toxocariasis
    Nicolas Teyssot
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Paris VI, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:915-6. 2005
    ..To report the association of Fuchs heterochromic cyclitis (FHC) and ocular toxocariasis in a young adult...
  14. ncbi Intraocular antibody synthesis against rubella virus and other microorganisms in Fuchs' heterochromic cyclitis
    Peter C Ruokonen
    Augenklinik Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin CVK Germany, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:565-71. 2010
    ..Fuchs' heterochromic cyclitis (FHC) is a common intraocular disease of uncertain etiology that has recently been related to rubella virus (RV) infection...
  15. ncbi Iridocyclitis associated with angle-supported phakic intraocular lenses
    Antonio Leccisotti
    Ophthalmic Surgery Unit, Casa di Cura Rugani, Siena, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:1007-10. 2006
    To evaluate incidence, features, risk factors, and prognosis of iridocyclitis after angle-supported phakic intraocular lens (IOL) implantation.
  16. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of cytomegalovirus iridocyclitis without retinal necrosis
    I de Schryver
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Paris VI, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, 47 83 Bd de l Hopital, 75651 Paris, France
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:852-5. 2006
    ..To describe the diagnostic and therapeutic management of cytomegalovirus (CMV) anterior uveitis unassociated with retinal necrosis in immunocompetent patients...
  17. ncbi Fuchs' heterochromic uveitis: a longitudinal clinical study
    Kerstin Norrsell
    Department of Ophthalmology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Ophthalmol 86:58-64. 2008
    ..To carry out a longitudinal study of patients with Fuchs' heterochromic uveitis (FHU) in western Sweden and to establish the factors responsible for diagnostic delay...
  18. ncbi Intraocular lens implantation versus no intraocular lens implantation in patients with chronic iridocyclitis and pars planitis. A randomized prospective study
    H H Tessler
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, UIC Eye Center, University of Illinois, Chicago College of Medicine 60612
    Ophthalmology 100:1206-9. 1993
    ..The authors studied the safety of intraocular lens (IOL) implantation in patients with uveitis...
  19. ncbi Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis: clinical manifestations in dark-eyed Mexican patients
    Lourdes Arellanes-Garcia
    Inflammatory Eye Diseases Clinic, Dr Luis Sánchez Bulnes Hospital, Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Coyoacan
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 10:125-31. 2002
    To describe the clinical features of Fuch's heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI) in dark-eyed Mexican patients.
  20. ncbi Secondary glaucoma in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis-associated iridocyclitis
    C S Foster
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology, Boston 02114, USA
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 78:576-9. 2000
    The prevalence and management of glaucoma were evaluated in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA)-associated iridocyclitis.
  21. ncbi Rubella virus is associated with fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Jolanda D F de Groot-Mijnes
    Department of Virology, Eijkman Winkler Center, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:212-214. 2006
    To determine whether rubella virus (RV) is involved in the pathogenesis of Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI).
  22. ncbi Ocular manifestations associated with chikungunya
    Padmamalini Mahendradas
    Uveitis and Ocular Immunology Services, Super Speciality Eye Hospital and Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Narayana Nethralaya, Bangalore, India
    Ophthalmology 115:287-91. 2008
    ..To report ocular manifestations associated with chikungunya...
  23. ncbi Intraocular caterpillar setae without subsequent vitritis or iridocyclitis
    Michael S Ibarra
    Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:118-20. 2002
    ..To report a case of caterpillar setae embedded in the corneal stroma and inferotemporal retina with minimal inflammation...
  24. ncbi Antibodies to the 45 kDa DEK nuclear antigen in pauciarticular onset juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and iridocyclitis: selective association with MHC gene
    K J Murray
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45229, USA
    J Rheumatol 24:560-7. 1997
    ..a sample of patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA), and to make correlations with disease subtype and complications such as iridocyclitis. Class I and Class II HLA associations with reactivity to the antigen were also sought.
  25. ncbi [Fuchs' heterochromic cyclitis without heterochromia: a diagnostic approach]
    P Beneyto
    Servicio de Oftalmología y Servicio de Reumatología, Hospital Virgen de la Salud, Toledo, Espana
    Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 82:355-9. 2007
    ..To obtain diagnostic guidelines of Fuchs' heterochromic cyclitis (FHC) in the absence of heterochromia using Bayesian methods...
  26. ncbi Rubella virus-associated uveitis in a nonvaccinated child
    Martin J Siemerink
    F C Donders Institute of Ophthalmology, Eijkman Winkler Center, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:899-900. 2007
    ..To report presumed Fuchs heterochromic uveitis (FHU) associated with Rubella virus (RV)-specific intraocular antibody production in a child who was not vaccinated against rubella...
  27. ncbi Posner-Schlossman glaucomatocyclitic crisis
    Tarek A Shazly
    Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA
    Semin Ophthalmol 26:282-4. 2011
    ..Diagnosis of Posner-Schlossman syndrome is difficult, and it may mimic a variety of ocular disorders. Treatment of this syndrome is directed towards controlling the inflammation and associated IOP elevation...
  28. ncbi Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis: a review of 26 cases
    S Velilla
    Department of Ophthalmology, , Valladolid, Spain
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 9:169-75. 2001
    Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI), an unusual form of uveitis of unknown etiology, is frequently misdiagnosed...
  29. ncbi A significant association of viral loads with corneal endothelial cell damage in cytomegalovirus anterior uveitis
    Masaru Miyanaga
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 94:336-40. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the correlation between the clinical manifestation and the cytomegalovirus (CMV) viral load in the aqueous humour of patients with CMV anterior uveitis...
  30. doi Idiopathic no more: clues to the pathogenesis of Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis and glaucomatocyclitic crisis
    Russell N Van Gelder
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:769-71. 2008
  31. ncbi Confocal scan features of keratic precipitates in Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Mozhgan Rezaei Kanavi
    Ophthalmology Department and Ophthalmic Research Center, Labbafinejad Medical Center, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University, Tehran, Iran
    Cornea 29:39-42. 2010
    To characterize confocal scan features of keratic precipitates (KPs) in Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis.
  32. ncbi Rubella virus-associated uveitis: clinical manifestations and visual prognosis
    Lenneke de Visser
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Ophthalmol 146:292-7. 2008
    ..To investigate the clinical profile of patients with chronic anterior uveitis and intraocular analyses positive for intraocular Rubella virus infection and assess eventual similarities to Fuchs heterochromic uveitis (FHU)...
  33. ncbi Ophthalmomyiasis associated with Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis
    Marc J Spirn
    Department of Ophthalmology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Retina 26:973-4. 2006
  34. ncbi The riddle of fuchs heterochromic uveitis
    Aniki Rothova
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:447-8. 2007
  35. ncbi Cat-scratch disease (ocular bartonellosis) presenting as bilateral recurrent iridocyclitis
    Hernán Martínez-Osorio
    Ocular Immunology and Uveitis Unit, Institute of Ophthalmobiology IOBA, University of Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 40:e43-5. 2005
    ..Confirmation was based on serological test results positive for Bartonella henselae. Antibiotic treatment completely cured the disease, and there have been no further manifestations during a follow-up period of 6 years...
  36. ncbi Fuchs heterochromic cyclitis: rubella virus antibodies and genome in aqueous humor
    Claus D Quentin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Georg August University, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:46-54. 2004
    ..To characterize the polyspecific intraocular antibody synthesis in aqueous humor of patients with chronic inflammatory diseases of the eye and to detect the causative antigen in Fuchs heterochromic cyclitis (FHC)...
  37. ncbi Cataract surgery in patients with Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis
    K Budak
    Ophthalmology Department of Ankara Hospital, Turkey
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 43:308-11. 1999
    To evaluate the results of cataract extraction and posterior chamber intraocular lens (IOL) implantation in patients with Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis (FHI).
  38. ncbi [Juvenile idiopathic arthritis and uveitis: screening and anti-inflammatory therapy]
    Arnd Heiligenhaus
    Augenabteilung am St Franziskus Hospital, Muenster
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 220:738-53. 2003
    ..The suggestions of the "uveitis in childhood study group" concerning screening and treatment of uveitis in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis are provided, and a nation-wide documentation of these patients is described...
  39. ncbi A case of infected scleral buckle with Mycobacterium chelonae associated with chronic intraocular inflammation
    Ozay Oz
    Saint Louis University Eye Institute, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 12:65-7. 2004
    ..To describe a unique case of chronic intraocular inflammation secondary to scleral buckle infection with Mycobacterium chelonae that was successfully treated with buckle explantation...
  40. pmc Intracellular T lymphocyte cytokine profiles in the aqueous humour of patients with uveitis and correlation with clinical phenotype
    T Hill
    Department of Clinical Ophthalmology, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London, UK
    Clin Exp Immunol 139:132-7. 2005
    ....
  41. ncbi Frosted branch angiitis associated with Harada disease-like manifestations recurs 10 years later
    Toshihiko Matsuo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama City, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 46:682-4. 2002
    ..To describe a case with frosted branch angiitis occurring in association with manifestations of Harada disease...
  42. ncbi Intraocular lens implantation in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis-associated uveitis
    Kaisu Kotaniemi
    Rheumatism Foundation Hospital, Heinola, Finland
    Ophthalmic Res 38:318-23. 2006
    ..To evaluate the development of cataract and the results of cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation in patients with chronic uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  43. ncbi When should intraocular lenses be implanted in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis-associated iridocyclitis?
    Arnd Heiligenhaus
    Ophthalmic Res 38:316-7. 2006
  44. doi Clinical features of cytomegalovirus anterior uveitis in immunocompetent patients
    David L Knox
    Am J Ophthalmol 146:625; author reply 625-6. 2008
  45. ncbi The efficacy of intravitreal vancomycin and dexamethasone in the treatment of experimental bacillus cereus endophthalmitis
    Fang Liu
    Department of Retina and Vitreous, Suzhou Eye Hospital, Wenzhou Medical College, P R China
    Curr Eye Res 33:761-8. 2008
    ..Bacillus cereus causes the most virulent and refractory form of endophthalmitis. The authors analyzed effectiveness of intravitreal vancomycin with or without dexamethasone for experimental Bacillus cereus endophthalmitis...
  46. ncbi Lepromatous iridocyclitis
    Mehmet Citirik
    SSK Ankara Eye Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 13:95-9. 2005
    A 36-year-old woman with no prior medical history presented with a unilateral decrease in vision and iridocyclitis to our hospital...
  47. ncbi Cataract extraction outcomes in patients with Fuchs' heterochromic cyclitis
    Sushma Tejwani
    Comprehensive Ophthalmology, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:1678-82. 2006
    ..To analyze the visual outcomes and complication rate after cataract extraction and posterior chamber intraocular lens (PC IOL) implantation in patients with Fuchs' heterochromic cyclitis...
  48. ncbi Ocular manifestations in patients with microscopic polyangiitis
    M Mihara
    Department of Ophthalmology, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Toyama Japan
    Eur J Ophthalmol 15:138-42. 2005
    ..To describe ocular manifestations in patients with microscopic polyangiitis...
  49. ncbi [Ocular symptoms of autoagression in patients with idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease]
    Marta Misiuk-Hojło
    Kliniki Okulistyki Akademii Medycznej we Wrocławiu
    Klin Oczna 106:492-4. 2004
    ..The research program established a retrospective analysis of symptoms presented typically in non-specific colitis in a group of patients with recurrence acute iridocyclitis (IA) and HLA B27 positive.
  50. ncbi Unusual presentation of Amsler's sign in Fuchs' heterochromic uveitis
    Pammal T Ashwin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Dudley Group of Hospitals, United Kingdom
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:1579-80. 2006
    ..The bleeding occurred before the surgery began. Although the occurrence of this phenomenon does not preclude successful surgical outcomes, topical anesthesia may lower the risk preoperatively...
  51. ncbi Varicella-zoster viral antigen identified in iridocyclitis patient
    Hiroyuki Nakashizuka
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 46:70-3. 2002
    The varicella-zoster virus (VZV) antigen has not been identified immunohistologically in iridocyclitis due to VZV.
  52. ncbi Fuch's heterochromic cyclitis: new clues regarding pathogenesis
    Lynn Gordon
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:133-4. 2004
  53. ncbi Health-related quality of life in Behçet patients with ocular involvement
    Nilgun Tanriverdi
    Department of Psychiatry, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 47:85-92. 2003
    ..We aimed to investigate the relation of HRQOL to the duration of illness, mental state, and visual acuity of patients with Behçet syndrome...
  54. ncbi Ocular manifestations of Behcet's disease in Indian patients
    Jolly Rohatgi
    Department of Ophthalmology, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 51:309-13. 2003
    ..To study the prevalence, manifestations and severity of ocular involvement in Indian patients with Behcet's disease...
  55. ncbi Bilateral conjunctival nodules: an unusual manifestation of Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome
    Mei Chuan Yang
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455 0501, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:1878-81. 2004
  56. ncbi Diagnosis and management of traumatic cyclodialysis cleft
    Alex Malandrini
    Department of Ophthalmology and Neurosurgery, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:1213-6. 2008
    A 48-year-old man presented with hyphema, iridocyclitis, iridophacodonesis, and maculopathy after a contusive trauma. Ultrasound biomicroscopy identified a 90-degree cyclodialysis cleft with severe damage of the zonular fibers...
  57. ncbi Immunohistochemical study of chronic nongranulomatous anterior uveitis in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Jignesh G Parikh
    Department of Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, A Ray Irvine Ocular Pathology Laboratory, The Doheny Eye Institute, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1833-6. 2008
    ..To provide a detailed immunohistochemical analysis of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)-associated anterior uveitis...
  58. ncbi [Exudative iridocyclitis and endophthalmitis developing after cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation]
    D A Koval'kova
    Vestn Oftalmol 124:58-61. 2008
  59. ncbi Acute iridocyclitis in antinuclear antibody-positive pauciarticular juvenile rheumatoid arthritis detected a decade earlier
    Shlomit Schaal
    Alberto Moscona Department of Ophthalmology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 39:365-6. 2002
  60. ncbi Concern about long-term results of IOL implantation in Fuchs' heterochromic uveitis
    Shishir Agrawal
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:1469-70. 2003
  61. ncbi Clinical features of Chinese patients with Fuchs' syndrome
    Peizeng Yang
    Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Ophthalmology 113:473-80. 2006
    ..To characterize the clinical features of Chinese patients with Fuchs' syndrome...
  62. pmc Uveitis in autoimmune hepatitis: a case report
    Roberto Giulio Romanelli
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florence School of Medicine, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 12:1637-40. 2006
    ..about other possible etiologies, such as HCV, since all the old reports describe the association of AIH with iridocyclitis before tests for HCV-related hepatitis could be available...
  63. ncbi Confocal scan of keratic precipitates in uveitic eyes of various etiologies
    Mozhgan Rezaei Kanavi
    Ophthalmic Research Center of Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Cornea 29:650-4. 2010
    ..To specify confocal scan features of keratic precipitates (KPs) in uveitic eyes of various etiologies...
  64. ncbi Effects of Ivermectin with and without doxycycline on clinical symptoms of onchocerciasis
    Hannan Masud
    Department of Eye, Combined Military Hospital, Nowshera
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:34-8. 2009
    ..To compare and analyze the effects of ivermectin with combined therapy of doxycycline and ivermectin on clinical symptoms of onchocerciasis...
  65. ncbi Fluocinolone acetonide sustained drug delivery device to treat severe uveitis
    G J Jaffe
    Department of Ophthalmology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Ophthalmology 107:2024-33. 2000
    ..In this report, we describe a pilot safety and efficacy trial of a novel sustained drug delivery system containing fluocinolone acetonide to treat patients with severe uveitis...
  66. ncbi In vivo confocal microscopy of keratic precipitates
    Michael S Wertheim
    Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97201, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:1773-81. 2004
    ..To evaluate the heterogeneity of keratic precipitates (KP) in varying subtypes of uveitis by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM)...
  67. ncbi Ocular complications in myelodysplastic syndromes as preleukemic disorders
    Takeshi Kezuka
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 49:377-83. 2005
    ..To identify ocular complications in patients with myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), who have a propensity to progress to acute myeloid leukemia (AML)...
  68. ncbi Demographic and clinical features of uveitis in tertiary centers in Turkey
    Haluk Kazokoglu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Marmara University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:285-93. 2008
    ..To analyze the referral patterns and clinical features of uveitis in tertiary eye care centers in Turkey...
  69. ncbi [Pars plana vitrectomy in cystoid macular edema of different forms of chronic uveitis]
    B Wiechens
    Augenklinik, Klinikum Hannover
    Ophthalmologe 100:33-43. 2003
    ..Pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) is known to positively influence chronic uveitis. This retrospective study was performed to investigate the role of PPV in the therapy refractive uveitic CME...
  70. ncbi Epidemiological survey of intraocular inflammation in Japan
    Hiroshi Goto
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 51:41-4. 2007
    ..To report the frequency and trend of intraocular inflammation based on a survey of new ophthalmology patient visits to university hospitals throughout Japan during 2002...
  71. ncbi CD4(+), CD8(+), immunoglobulin status and ocular lesions among some onchocerciasis-infected rural Nigerians
    O P G Nmorsi
    Tropical Diseases Research Centre, Department of Zoology, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria
    Parasitol Res 100:1261-6. 2007
    ..Among the six visual lesions, namely, cataract, choroidoretinitis, iridocyclitis, glaucoma, sclerosing keratitis, and optic atrophy encountered in Egoro-Eguare, only optic atrophy and ..
  72. ncbi Pars plana vitrectomy in the management of paediatric uveitis: the Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution experience
    G P Giuliari
    Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
    Eye (Lond) 24:7-13. 2010
    ..To assess the effectiveness and safety of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) in the management of chronic paediatric uveitis...
  73. ncbi Elevated free tear lactoferrin levels in leprosy are associated with Type 2 reactions
    Ebenezer Daniel
    Department of Ophthalmology, Schieffelin Leprosy Research and Training Center, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 52:51-6. 2004
    ....
  74. ncbi Rapidly progressive cataract and iris atrophy during treatment of Acanthamoeba keratitis
    Natasha L Herz
    Sid W Richardson Ocular Microbiology Laboratory, Cullen Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:866-9. 2008
    ..To identify characteristics associated with cataract occurring during the course of Acanthamoeba keratitis...
  75. ncbi Incidence of secondary glaucoma in behcet disease
    Ufuk Elgin
    Social Security Eye Hospital, Glaucoma Department, Ulucanlar, Ankara, Turkey
    J Glaucoma 13:441-4. 2004
    ..To determine the incidence of secondary glaucoma in Behcet disease...
  76. ncbi Uveitis in Herpes zoster ophthalmicus
    J H Thean
    Department of Ophthalmology, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, East Melbourne, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 29:406-10. 2001
    ..Approximately 50% of HZO patients develop ocular complications, with iridocyclitis occurring in about 43%. This study aimed to identify the clinical features of uveitis secondary to HZO.
  77. ncbi Ocular problems in HIV and AIDS patients in Nigeria
    Michael Osita Emina
    Department of Optometry, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria
    Optom Vis Sci 87:979-84. 2010
    ..To investigate ocular disease and visual acuity defects in patients with HIV/AIDS according to CD4T-cells counts...
  78. ncbi Drug-induced ocular inflammatory diseases
    Frederick W Fraunfelder
    The National Registry of Drug Induced Ocular Side Effects, Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 4197, USA
    Drugs Today (Barc) 43:117-23. 2007
    ..g., iritis, pars planitis or iridocyclitis. Multiple drugs have been associated with ocular inflammation and much has been written on the subject...
  79. ncbi [Ocular sparganosis in the Czech Republic--a case report]
    M Rehak
    Department of Ophthalmology Faculty Hospital in Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 12:161-4, 155. 2006
    ..The vitreous and retina remained uninvolved. The acute iridocyclitis associated with parasitic infection is a very rare cause of anterior uveitis in Central Europe...
  80. ncbi Risk and prognostic factors of poor visual outcome in Behcet's disease with ocular involvement
    Masaru Takeuchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tokyo Medical University, 6 7 1 Nishishinjuku Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 0023, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:1147-52. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine factors correlated with the progression of irreversible visual disturbance in Behcet's disease (BD) with ocular involvement...
  81. ncbi HLA and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    M Cerna
    Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
    Acta Univ Carol Med (Praha) 40:69-73. 1994
    ..1, p < 0.00005), mostly due to DRB1*1501, was found. In the iridocyclitis and antinuclear factor groups, susceptibility to DRB1*1201 was observed...
  82. ncbi Mumps-induced corneal endotheliitis
    Kirti Singh
    Department of Ophthalmology, Maulana Azad Medical College and Guru Nanak Eye Center, New Delhi 110002, India
    Cornea 23:400-2. 2004
    ..To report two cases of corneal endotheliitis following mumps parotitis...
  83. ncbi [Optic nerve involvement in syphilis in 4 patients]
    P S Freigassner
    Univ Augenklinik Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 4, 8036 Graz Osterreich
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 218:691-4. 2001
    ..Syphilitic ocular manifestations do not show any typical characteristics and therefore are often not diagnosed although a correct and early diagnosis with adequate therapy is very important for the visual outcome...
  84. ncbi The role of tumor necrosis factor-alpha in the induction of experimental autoimmune uveoretinitis in mice
    S Nakamura
    Department of Ophthalmology, Yokohama City University School of Medicine, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 35:3884-9. 1994
    ....
  85. ncbi Ocular findings in Japanese patients with varicella-zoster virus infection
    Machi Yoshida
    Department of Ophthalmology, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Toyama, Japan
    Ophthalmologica 219:272-5. 2005
    ..To examine ocular findings in Japanese patients with varicella, herpes zoster ophthalmicus, and acute retinal necrosis...
  86. ncbi Prevalence of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) DRB1 alleles in Kuwaiti children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Khaled Alsaeid
    Pediatrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, PO Box 24923, Safat 13110, Kuwait
    Eur J Immunogenet 29:1-5. 2002
    ..All the patients with iridocyclitis had either a DR1 or DR3 allele, except for one child...
  87. ncbi [Drug induced uveitis]
    J Cano Parra
    Médico adjunto del Hospital Municipal de Badalona, Barcelona
    Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 80:137-49. 2005
    ..To review the world literature about drug induced uveitis...
  88. pmc A murine model of experimental autoimmune lens-induced uveitis using Klebsiella O3 lipopolysaccharide as a potent immunological adjuvant
    T Yokochi
    Department of Bacteriology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Aichi, Japan
    Int J Exp Pathol 74:573-82. 1993
    ..The iridocyclitis was followed by extensive infiltration of polymorphonuclear leucocytes (PMN) into the cornea, lens and the ..
  89. ncbi Variations in clinical features of the Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome
    J Beniz
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Southern California School of Medicine
    Retina 11:275-80. 1991
    ..The ocular manifestations of the VKH syndrome are more constant and include iridocyclitis, vitritis, diffuse swelling of the choroid, serous retinal detachment, and optic disc hyperemia...
  90. ncbi Angle-supported phakic intraocular lenses in hyperopia
    Antonio Leccisotti
    Ophthalmic Surgery Unit, Casa di Cura Rugani, Siena, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:1598-602. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of angle-supported phakic intraocular lenses (PIOLs) in hyperopia...
  91. ncbi Bilateral acute depigmentation of the iris
    Ilknur Tugal-Tutkun
    Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:742-6. 2006
    ..To report on five cases of unusual bilateral stromal depigmentation of the iris and pigment dispersion masquerading as uveitis...
  92. ncbi Uveitis in childhood
    Sibel Kadayifcilar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 40:335-40. 2003
    ..To review the etiologic factors and complications of uveitis in patients younger than 16 years...
  93. ncbi Clinical features and prognosis of herpetic anterior uveitis: a retrospective study of 111 cases
    Ilknur Tugal-Tutkun
    Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul University, Goz Hastaliklari A D Capa, 34390, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Ophthalmol 30:559-65. 2010
    ..5 in 17% of the involved eyes and was due to corneal scarring or cataract formation. Patients with iridocyclitis only had no permanent visual loss...
  94. ncbi Clinical statistics of endogenous uveitis: comparison between general eye clinic and university hospital
    J I Sakai
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tokyo Medical University, 6 7 1 Nishi shinjuku, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 0023, Japan
    Int Ophthalmol 30:297-301. 2010
    ..In addition, uveitis secondary to underlying diseases such as diabetic iritis and transient non-granulomatous iridocyclitis was generally not referred to specialist hospitals...
  95. ncbi [STD in the eye]
    Masahiko Usui
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tokyo Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 67:107-16. 2009
    ..Syphilis has many ocular manifestations such as keratitis, iridocyclitis, retinochorioiditis, and neuritis, etc...
  96. ncbi Cortical and subcapsular cataracts: significance of physical forces
    Hans Pau
    Department of Ophthalmology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Ophthalmologica 220:1-5. 2006
    ..Subcapsular cataracts are known to be caused by a variety of factors: aging, diabetes, corticosteroids, iridocyclitis, or X-ray, among many others...
  97. pmc The incidence and pathology of conjunctival ulceration in Behçet's syndrome
    Toshihiko Matsuo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama City, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:140-3. 2002
    ..To describe the results of a study of the incidence of conjunctival ulceration and its pathology as a manifestation of Behçet's syndrome...
  98. ncbi A patient with sarcoidosis diagnosed by a biopsy of scleral nodules
    Wataru Saito
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, 060 8638, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:374-6. 2005
    ..To report the case of a patient with nodular scleritis who was diagnosed as having sarcoidosis by a biopsy of scleral nodules...
  99. ncbi Mycobacterium haemophilum: a rare cause of endophthalmitis
    Dimple Modi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, UIC Eye Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Retina 27:1148-51. 2007
    ..Chronic granulomatous iridocyclitis progressed to purulent endophthalmitis despite intraocular and systemic antimicrobial therapy...
  100. ncbi Anterior uveitis: current concepts of pathogenesis and interactions with the spondyloarthropathies
    Tammy M Martin
    Oregon Health and Science University, Casey Eye Institute, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 14:337-41. 2002
    ..arise from an infection such as herpes simplex; be part of an ocular syndrome, such as Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis; be part of trauma, as in cataract surgery; or result from an idiopathic eye disease with a presumed immune ..
  101. ncbi Frosted branch angiitis secondary to macular choroidal neovascularization in a chinese woman
    Yuling Liu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, China
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 49:228-30. 2005
    ..This is perhaps the first report of frosted branch angiitis secondary to choroidal neovascularization (CNV) from China. We describe a case of frosted branch angiitis associated with macular CNV...

Research Grants16

  1. Multispectral diagnostic imaging of the iris
    ANA LUKIC; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..for the following disorders: pigmentary dispersion syndrome and secondary glaucoma, Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis, ocular albinism in infants, and iridociliary cysts...
  2. Multispectral diagnostic imaging of the iris
    ANA LUKIC; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The device is expected to have clinical importance for the following disorders: pigmentary dispersion syndrome and secondary glaucoma, Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis, ocular albinism in infants, and iridociliary cysts.
  3. CHEMOTACTIC FACTORS IN ANIMAL MODELS OF UVEITIS
    James Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We believe that these aims are novel, innovative, especially suited to the skills and achievements demonstrated by our laboratory, and highly relevant to clarifying the pathogenesis of anterior uveitis. ..
  4. IN VITRO/IN VIVO ACTIVATED DENDRITIC CELLS FOR MELANOMA
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  5. IL-12 as an Adjuvant for a Melanoma Peptide Vaccine
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of those assays will be used to design randomized phase III trials for resected high risk melanoma and to develop strategies for overcoming antigen-specific unresponsiveness in melanoma patients. ..
  6. Dendritic Cell Vaccination During Lymphoid Reconstitution
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Toxicity as well as clinical response will be secondary endpoints. The cohort with the optimal level of immune response will be taken forward in future studies. ..
  7. HPV DNA VACCINE FOR CERVICAL PRE NEOPLASIA
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..To insure that spontaneous regression does not account for a portion of the responses, baseline measurements will be followed one month later by a second set of assessments prior to the start of the vaccine. ..
  8. CTLA-4 Inhibition and Autoimmunity in Melanoma
    Jeffrey Weber; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  9. Anterior Uveal Dendritic Cells
    James Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These studies will clarify the function of the immune system within the eye and may suggest novel therapeutic approaches in the treatment of uveitis. ..
  10. FOUR DIMENSIONAL IMAGING OF THE IMMUNE RESPONSE IN VIVO
    James T Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These studies should result in a fundamental improvement in the understanding of how T cells behave within a site of inflammation. ..
  11. Analysis of Genetic Susceptibility to Anterior Uveitis
    TAMMY MARTIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Specific Aim 3: To identify specific candidate gene mutations by using SNP marker analysis, by comparative DNA sequencing and by denaturing HPLC analysis. ..
  12. IMMUNOLOGY/MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TRAINING IN OPHTHALMOLOGY
    James Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The quality of the institution, the talents of the specific faculty, the abilities of the applicant pool, and the proven success of the program areadditional strengths of this application. ..
  13. UVEITIS GENE-EXPRESSION PROFILING
    James Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The creation of a gene expression data base for patients with uveitis has the potential to clarify the pathogenesis of disease, establish new diagnostic tools, and provide a means for predicting prognosis. ..
  14. A Genetic Model of Uveitis
    TAMMY MARTIN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Both transgenic mice and transgenic mice crossed with NOD2 knock-out mice will be studied. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. CYTOKINE MODULATION IN PROLIFERATIVE VITREORETINOPATHY
    GLENN JAFFE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Density-dependent effects of IL-1, TNFalpha, and specific NF-kappaB inhibitors on NF-kappaB-mediated RPE apoptosis will be quantified. IV) To determine whether specific in vivo NF-kappaB blockade inhibits PVR. ..
  16. Endotoxin-induced Uveitis Revisited
    James T Rosenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Future studies can buil d on these observations to test anti-inflammtory molecules induced by endotoxin as these molecules are potentially useful in the treatment of uveitis and other inflammations. ..