Title: efficacy of intravitreal dexamethasone implant on hard exudate in diabetic macular edema
To investigate the effect of intravitreal dexamethasone implant (DEX implant) on hard exudate (HE) accompanying diabetic macular edema (DME). (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 15, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Chang Ki Yoon, Min Sagong, Jae Pil Shin, Sang Joon Lee, Joo Eun Lee, Ji Eun Lee, Inyoung Chung, Woo Jin Jeong, Kang Yeun Pak and Hyun Woong Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Asymmetric response to ranibizumab in mixed choroidal neovascularization in a neovascular age-related macular degeneration diagnosed on OCT angiography – case report
To present a case report of a patient with a mixed choroidal neovascular membrane (CNV) with an asymmetric response to ranibizumab diagnosed on optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTa). (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 15, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Martin Pencak and Miroslav Veith Tags: Case report Source Type: research

X-linked dominant RPGR gene mutation in a familial Coats angiomatosis
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) is the most frequent retinal hereditary disease and every kind of transmission pattern has been described. The genetic etiology of RP is extremely heterogeneous and in the last few ye... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 14, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Marcella Nebbioso, Federica Franzone, Alessandro Lambiase, Maurizio La Cava, Fabiana Mallone, Antonio Pizzuti and Enrica Marchionni Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Clinical characteristics, treatment and prognosis of children with unilateral retinoblastoma and intracranial segment of Retrobulbar optic nerve invasion
To analyze the clinical characteristics, treatment and prognosis of children with unilateral retinoblastoma (RB) and intracranial segment of retrobulbar optic nerve invasion. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 14, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Yi-Zhuo Wang, Yi Zhang, Dong-Sheng Huang, Ji-Tong Shi, Jian-Min Ma, Bin Li, Xiao-Lin Xu, Yan Zhou and Hua-Li Gu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Detection of active and inactive phases of thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy using deep convolutional neural network
This study aimed to establish a deep learning system for detecting the active and inactive phases of thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy (TAO) using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). This system could provide fa... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 14, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Chenyi Lin, Xuefei Song, Lunhao Li, Yinwei Li, Mengda Jiang, Rou Sun, Huifang Zhou and Xianqun Fan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A retrospective survey of strabismus surgery in a tertiary eye center in northern China, 2014 –2019
To evaluate the distribution pattern and changes of strabismus surgery in northern China. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 14, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Xiaomei Wan, Luqin Wan, Mingming Jiang, Yichao Ding, Yuan Wang and Jing Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Iris cyst after femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery: a case report
Secondary iris cysts are uncommon complication after cataract surgery. The reports of an iris cyst after conventional phacoemulsification surgery are scanty, let alone the iris cyst following femtosecond laser... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 13, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Po-Ying Wu, Meng-Hsien Wu, Chi-Cheng Wu and Chi-Chin Sun Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Analysis of corneal astigmatism and aberration in chinese congenital cataract and developmental cataract patients before cataract surgery
To investigate the distribution of corneal astigmatism, aberration, and biometric parameters in Chinese congenital cataract (CC) /developmental cataract patients before cataract surgery. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 13, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Xiaoyan Han, Qi Fan, Zhixiang Hua, Xiaodi Qiu, Dongjin Qian and Jin Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Lipoid Proteinosis presenting as beaded papules of the eyelid: report of three cases
We report here in three LP cases with beaded papules of the eyelid. Their clinical presentations, histological characteristics, and genetic find... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 13, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Zhenyu Wei, Antoine Labbe and Qingfeng Liang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

One-year results of half-dose versus one-third-dose photodynamic therapy in chronic or recurrent central serous chorioretinopathy
Central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC) is characterized by an accumulation of subretinal fluid (SRF) in the macula. It is usually treated by laser photocoagulation or photodynamic therapy (PDT) with consisting... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 12, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Jirarattanasopa Pichai, Banchasakjaroen Vanchalerm and Ratanasukon Mansing Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A comparison of optic disc area measured by confocal scanning laser tomography versus Bruch ’s membrane opening area measured using optical coherence tomography
Precise optic disc size measurements based on anatomically exact disc margins are fundamental for a correct assessment of glaucoma suspects. Computerized imaging techniques, such as confocal-scanning-laser-tom... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 12, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Ioana Maria Cazana, Daniel B öhringer, Thomas Reinhard, Charlotte Evers, Diana Engesser, Alexandra Anton and Jan Lübke Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Increase of central foveal and temporal choroidal thickness in patients with inactive thyroid eye disease
In this study, we aimed to compare the choroidal thickness between a group of Korean patients with inactive thyroid eye disease (TED) and a control group of Korean patients and to analyze the variables affecti... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 12, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Joohyun Kim, Sumin Yoon and Sehyun Baek Tags: Research article Source Type: research

First observation of secondary childhood glaucoma in Coffin-Siris syndrome: a case report and literature review
Severe congenital ophthalmological malformations and glaucoma might be an important occasional feature in patients with Coffin-Siris syndrome (CSS), especially Coffin-Siris syndrome 9 (CSS9, OMIM #615866) caus... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 11, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Heidi Diel, Can Ding, Franz Grehn, Panagiotis Chronopoulos, Oliver Bartsch and Esther M. Hoffmann Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The microbiologic spectrum of dacryocystitis
To investigate the microbiologic spectrum of dacryocystitis in adult and pediatric groups, specifically the microbiologic differences between chronic dacryocystitis with nasolacrimal duct obstruction (NLDO) an... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 11, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Ban Luo, Mu Li, Nan Xiang, Weikun Hu, Rong Liu and Xiaoqin Yan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Two-year outcomes after full-thickness astigmatic keratotomy combined with small-incision lenticule extraction for high astigmatism
To evaluate clinical outcomes after full-thickness astigmatic keratotomy (FTAK) combined with small-incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) in eyes with high astigmatism. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 9, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Bu Ki Kim and Young Taek Chung Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Optic neuritis of MOG-IgG-associated autoimmune disorders: a case report
The diagnosis of immunoglobulin G serum antibodies to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG-IgG) associated inflammatory demyelinating disorders can be confirmed by the presence of MOG-IgG, yet its general ... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 9, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Tiantian Li, Jian Zhou, Xiaoling Yan, Ran Duan and Xiaobo Zhu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Evaluation of aqueous humor and serum clusterin levels in patients with glaucoma
To compare the aqueous humor (AH) and the serum clusterin levels of patients with pseudoexfoliation syndrome (PEX), pseudoexfoliation glaucoma (PEXG), and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) with each other and... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 9, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Fuat Yavrum, Ufuk Elgin, Zeynep Adiyaman Kocer, Vildan Fidanci and Emine Sen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Transplanted embryonic retinal stem cells have the potential to repair the injured retina in mice
Stem cell transplantation has been reported as one of the promising strategies to treat retinal degenerative diseases. But, the application and the role of retina stem cells (RSCs) in the treatment of patients... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 9, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Xia Feng, Peng Chen, Xin Zhao, Jing Wang and Hong Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Orbital aspergillosis: a case report and review of the literature
Orbital aspergillosis is a rare sight- and life-threatening fungal infection affecting immunocompromised or otherwise healthy patients. It is often misdiagnosed due to its unspecific clinical and radiologic ap... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 8, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Mael Lever, Benjamin Wilde, Roman Pf örtner, Cornelius Deuschl, Oliver Witzke, Stefanie Bertram, Anja Eckstein and Peter-Michael Rath Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Postoperative complicated peripheral cortical cataract after ultrasound cycloplasty: a case report
Ultrasound cycloplasty (UCP) is a non-invasive procedure for glaucoma treatment. Using high-intensity focused ultrasound to work on the ciliary body, the generation of aqueous humor can be reduced and the drai... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 7, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Jihan Luo, Zhen Liu, Lin Zhao, Yi Zhou, Li Kong and Yang Sun Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Neurotrophic keratitis in autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1: a case report
Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1 (APS-1) is a rare autosomal recessive disease. In patients with APS-1, the most frequently reported ocular manifestations are keratoconjunctivitis with dry eye and reti... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 7, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Po-Ying Wu, Huai-Wen Chang and Wei-Li Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Effect of capsular tension ring implantation on capsular stability after phacoemulsification in patients with weak zonules: a randomized controlled trial. CTR implantation in cataract patients with weak zonules
The use of capsular tension ring (CTR) implantation to treat cataract patients with weak zonules is still controversial. The aim of this study was to examine the effects of CTR implantation on capsular stabili... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 7, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Shangfei Yang, Hui Jiang, Kailai Nie, Liwen Feng and Wei Fan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Ex-PRESS shunt implantation for intractable glaucoma with posterior chamber phakic intraocular lens: a case report
Implantation of the posterior chamber phakic intraocular lens has been widely performed to correct high and extreme myopia. Chronic intraocular pressure (IOP) elevation may occur in its late postoperative peri... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 7, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Rongrong Hu, Wei Xu, Baishuang Huang and Xiaoyu Wang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Optic nerve pit maculopathy worsened during pregnancy: a case report
To report a case of Optic Disc Pit (ODP) maculopathy exacerbated during pregnancy. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 7, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Laura A. Torrado-Cobian and George D. Fivgas Tags: Case report Source Type: research

27-gauge trocar-assisted sutureless intraocular lens fixation
However there have been numerous investigations of intrascleral intraocular lens (IOL) fixation techniques, there is room for improvement in terms of simplifying complicated techniques and reducing the high le... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 6, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Tatsuya Jujo, Jiro Kogo, Hiroki Sasaki, Reio Sekine, Keiji Sato, Sakura Ebisutani, Yasuhiro Toyoda, Yasushi Kitaoka and Hitoshi Takagi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Treatment of acute acquired concomitant esotropia
The treatment efficacy of botulinum toxin bilateral medial rectus injections for acute acquired concomitant esotropia (AACE) in adult is not clear. We characterize the effects of botulinum toxin injection in t... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 6, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Minghua Shi, Yuanxiang Zhou, Aijiao Qin, Jing Cheng and Hongxing Ren Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Longitudinal association between myopia and parental myopia and outdoor time among students in Wenzhou: a 2.5-year longitudinal cohort study
To evaluate the impact of parental myopia and outdoor time on myopia among students in Wenzhou. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 6, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Dandan Jiang, Haishuang Lin, Chunchun Li, Linjie Liu, Haishao Xiao, Yaoyao Lin, Xiaoqiong Huang and Yanyan Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A case of pterygium-like proliferation containing postoperative limbal dermoid remnants: a clinicopathological study
This study reports a case of pterygium-like proliferation containing postoperative limbal dermoid remnants and its clinicopathological features. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 6, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Mizuho Mitamura, Satoru Kase, Takeshi Ohguchi and Susumu Ishida Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Ferulic acid attenuates microglia-mediated neuroinflammation in retinal degeneration
Retinal degeneration is often accompanied by microglia-mediated neuroinflammation. Ferulic acid (FA), an active ingredient of traditional Chinese medicines (TCMs), has been reported to have anti-inflammatory e... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 6, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Xiaowei Sun, Peng Sun, Limei Liu, Pengfei Jiang and Yuanbin Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Enlargement rate of geographic atrophy before and after secondary CNV conversion with associated anti-VEGF treatment
To study the enlargement rate of primary geographic atrophy (GA) before and after diagnosis of a secondary choroidal neovascularization (CNV) treated with anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) therapy. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 5, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Jakob Siedlecki, Caroline Koch, Benedikt Schworm, Raffael Liegl, Thomas Kreutzer, Karsten U. Kortuem, Ricarda Schumann, Siegfried G. Priglinger and Armin Wolf Tags: Research article Source Type: research

IgG4-related disease presenting as recurrent scleritis combined with optic neuropathy
We report a case of atypical presentation of IgG4-related disease (IgG4-RD) with recurrent scleritis and optic nerve involvement. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 5, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Su Jin Kim, Seung Uk Lee, Min Seung Kang, Jung Hyo Ahn, Jonghoon Shin, Choul Yong Park and Ji Eun Lee Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Choroidal and peripapillary changes in high myopic eyes with Stickler syndrome
To compare different clinical and Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography (SD-OCT) features of high myopic eyes with Stickler syndrome (STL) with matched controls. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 4, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Olivia Xerri, Federico Bernabei, Elise Philippakis, Cyril Burin-Des-Roziers, Pierre-Olivier Barale, Olivier Laplace, Claire Monin, Dominique Bremond-Gignac, Gilles Guerrier, Sophie Valleix, Antoine Brezin and Pierre-Rapha ël Rothschild Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The prevalence of lower eyelid epiblepharon and its association with refractive errors in Chinese preschool children: a cross-sectional study
To assess the prevalence and demographics of lower eyelid epiblepharon in Chinese preschool children and to evaluate its association with refractive errors. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 4, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Deyi Zhuo, Si Chen, Xiaofang Ren, Bingsong Wang, Linbo Liu and Lin Xiao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence and associated factors of vision loss in the South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (SANHANES-1)
Vision loss is a major public health concern that significantly affects developing countries, including South Africa. Although existing literature have reported on the prevalence, causes, and impact of vision ... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - January 1, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Emmanuel Kofi Addo, Kwadwo Owusu Akuffo, Ronel Sewpaul, Natisha Dukhi, Eldad Agyei-Manu, Akosua Kesewah Asare, David Ben Kumah, Moses Awuni and Priscilla Reddy Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Comparison of outcomes after topography-modified refraction versus wavefront-optimized versus manifest topography-guided LASIK
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 29, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Jaeryung Kim, Sung-Ho Choi, Dong Hui Lim, Gil-Joong Yoon and Tae-Young Chung Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Immunological biomarkers of the vitreous responsible for proliferative alteration in the different forms of retinal detachment
The purpose of the study was to explore the immunological components that are responsible for the proliferative alterations in the different forms of retinal detachment (RD). (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 28, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Anik ó Balogh, Tibor Milibák, Viktória Szabó, Zoltán Zsolt Nagy, Kai Kaarniranta and Miklós D. Resch Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Outcome of a single XEN microstent implant for glaucoma patients with different types of glaucoma
The aim of this retrospective study was to compare the efficacy and safety profile of a single XEN-microstent in different types of primary and secondary open angle glaucoma. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 17, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Marc Schargus, Theresa Theilig, Matus Rehak, Catharina Busch, Caroline Bormann and Jan Darius Unterlauft Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Brimonidine-associated uveitis – a descriptive case series
Anterior uveitis secondary to topical brimonidine administration is rare and not well-defined. In glaucoma patients using brimonidine, one must consider this phenomenon to avoid mis-diagnosis and over-treatmen... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 17, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Susanne Hopf, Karl Mercieca, Norbert Pfeiffer and Verena Prokosch-Willing Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Various cross-linking methods inhibit the collagenase I degradation of rabbit scleral tissue
Collagen cross-linking of the sclera is a promising approach to strengthen scleral rigidity and thus to inhibit eye growth in progressive myopia. Additionally, cross-linking might inhibit degrading processes i... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 14, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Konstantin Krasselt, Cornelius Frommelt, Robert Brunner, Franziska Georgia Rauscher, Mike Francke and Nicole K örber Tags: Research article Source Type: research

New PTEN mutation identified in a patient with rare bilateral choroidal ganglioneuroma
Choroidal ganglioneuroma is an extremely rare tumor, and there is little knowledge regarding its pathogenesis. We aimed to investigate the phenotypic and genetic alterations in one sporadic patient with a rare... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 11, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Zhaoxin Jiang, Ting Zhang, Chonglin Chen, Limei Sun, Songshan Li and Xiaoyan Ding Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Targeted exome sequencing identified a novel USH2A mutation in a Chinese usher syndrome family: a case report
Usher syndrome is a disease with a heterogeneous phenotype and genotype. Our purpose was to identify the gene mutation in a Chinese family with Usher syndrome type 2 and describe the clinical features. (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 10, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Dongjun Xing, Huaiyu Zhou, Rongguo Yu, Linni Wang, Liying Hu, Zhiqing Li and Xiaorong Li Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Post-operative optical coherence tomography angiography features of chorioretinal folds resulting from pleomorphic adenoma of the lacrimal gland (PALG) of orbit- a case report
Chorioretinal fold (CFs) is a rare condition resulting from undulations in the choriocapillaris, Bruch's membrane, retinal pigment epithelium and occasionally neurosensory retina. It can be idiopathic or due t... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 10, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Nan-Ni Chen, Chien-Hsiung Lai, Tsai Yueh-Ju and Chau -Yin Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Increased Association of Deamidated αA-N101D with Lens membrane of transgenic αAN101D vs. wild type αA mice: potential effects on intracellular ionic imbalance and membrane disorganization
We have generated two mouse models, in one by inserting the human lens αAN101D transgene in CRYαAN101D mice, and in the other by inserting human wild-type αA-transgene in CRYαAWT mice. The CRYαAN101D mice develop... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 10, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Om Srivastava, Kiran Srivastava, Roy Joseph and Landon Wilson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Case of catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome presenting as neuroretinitis and vaso-occlusive retinopathy
Ocular involvement in catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome (CAPS), a rare, life-threatening form of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) that results in multiorgan failure and a high mortality rate, has rarely be... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 9, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Young In Yun, Ji Hyun Kim, Seon Hee Lim, Yo Han Ahn, Hee Gyung Kang, Il-Soo Ha and Baek-Lok Oh Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Retrobulbar triamcinolone for inflammatory choroidal neovascularization in pregnancy
Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) in pregnancy has rarely been described. A differential diagnosis between inflammatory, idiopathic, and myopic CNV may be challenging. Moreover, there is no consensus on manag... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 9, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Emilia Maggio, Maurizio Mete, Antonio Polito, Gloria Parrozzani and Grazia Pertile Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Choroidal alterations of Sturge-Weber syndrome secondary glaucoma and non-glaucoma port-wine stain patients distinguished by enhanced depth imaging optical coherence tomography
To evaluate the choroidal changes in Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) secondary glaucoma and non-glaucoma port-wine stain (PWS) patients by enhanced depth imaging optical coherence tomography (EDI-OCT). (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 7, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Yue Wu, Lulu Huang, Yixin Liu, Li Xu and Wenyi Guo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Efficacy and safety of atropine to control myopia progression: a systematic review and meta-analysis
The effect and safety of atropine on delaying the progression of myopia has been extensively studied, but its optimal dose is still unclear. Therefore, the purpose of this meta-analysis is to systematically ev... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 7, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Congling Zhao, Chunyan Cai, Qiang Ding and Hongbin Dai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A white circular-spot pattern of iridian atrophy associated with Varicella-zoster virus and Toxoplasma gondii coinfection: a case report
We report a case of white circular spots of iridian atrophy, which we will call “polka dots” pattern, as a rare ophthalmological finding associated with uveitis secondary to varicella-zoster virus and Toxoplasma ... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 7, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Juliana Mu ñoz-Ortiz, Olga Lorena Rubio-Romero, Maria Cecilia Cedeño, Karla Arteaga-Rivera and Alejandra de-la-Torre Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Accelerated corneal endothelial cell loss in two patients with granulomatosis with polyangiitis following phacoemulsification
Generally, the loss rate of human endothelial cells (HCEC) in routine cataract surgery is 8.5%. When the corneal endothelial cells density (ECD) drops, the HCEC may decompensate to keep cornea dehydration whic... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 7, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Fang-Chi Hsiao, Hung-Ta Chen, Kuan-Jen Chen, Yi-Jen Hsueh, Yaa-Jyuhn James Meir, Tsai-Te Lu, Chao-Min Cheng, Wei-Chi Wu and Hung-Chi Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Influence of measurement differences of anterior chamber depth and axial length on lens thickness evaluation in cataract patients: a comparison of two tests
The purpose of this study was to investigate the agreement of lens thickness (LT) measurements made by contact A-scan ultrasonography and Lenstar LS900 as well as the influence of anterior chamber depth (ACD) ... (Source: BMC Ophthalmology)
Source: BMC Ophthalmology - December 7, 2020 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Jiayi Xu, Chen Li, Lijun Wang, Caixin Li, Xin Li and Peirong Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research