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  1. Ocular tuberculosis (TB) can affect nearly every ocular tissue, leading to a variety of vision-threatening clinical manifestations. The goal of this study is to estimate the degree, duration, and causes of vis...

    Authors: Soumyava Basu, Sirajum Monira, Rohit Ramesh Modi, Nuzhat Choudhury, Neha Mohan, Tapas Ranjan Padhi, Praveen Kumar Balne, Savitri Sharma and Satya Ranjan Panigrahi

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2014 4:3

    Content type: Original research

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  2. We describe the spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) findings in three patients with acute syphilitic posterior placoid chorioretinitis (ASPPC). The SD-OCT images demonstrate the pathologic ch...

    Authors: Bryn M Burkholder, Theresa G Leung, Trucian A Ostheimer, Nicholas J Butler, Jennifer E Thorne and James P Dunn

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2014 4:2

    Content type: Brief report

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  3. Neonatal conjunctivitis or ophthalmia neonatorum (ON) is an acute bacterial conjunctivitis contracted by newborns during delivery. In non-industrialized countries, detection of the etiological agent is difficu...

    Authors: Isabel Alexandre, Nestor Cortes, Mar Justel, Itziar Fernández, Raul Ortíz de Lejarazu and J Carlos Pastor

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2014 4:1

    Content type: Brief report

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  4. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the microbiological spectrum and antimicrobial susceptibility in patients with scleral buckle infection. Medical records of all the patients diagnosed as buckle...

    Authors: Jay Chhablani, Sameera Nayak, Animesh Jindal, Swapna R Motukupally, Annie Mathai, Subhadra Jalali, Rajiv Reddy Pappuru, Savitri Sharma, Taraprasad Das, Harry W Flynn Jr. and Avinash Pathengay

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:67

    Content type: Brief report

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  5. Recent studies have shown that the recently identified organism Candida dubliniensis is less pathogenic than the more common Candida albicans. Due to its rare nature, C. dubliniensis has been previously reported ...

    Authors: Thomas P Moloney and Joseph Park

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:66

    Content type: Original research

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  6. The aim of this study is to report a case of sympathetic ophthalmia with sensorineural hearing loss following penetrating trauma. This is an interventional case report. A 23-year-old male presented with bilate...

    Authors: Ramesh Venkatesh, Manisha Agarwal, Vidya Janaki Ramesh, Shalini Singh, Meha Kantha and Jyotirmay Biswas

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:65

    Content type: Brief report

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  7. The purpose of this study was to describe comorbidities, healthcare costs, and resource utilization among patients with chronic non-infectious uveitis initiating corticosteroid, immunosuppressants, or biologics.

    Authors: David S Chu, Scott J Johnson, Usha G Mallya, Matthew R Davis, Rachael A Sorg and Mei Sheng Duh

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:64

    Content type: Original research

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  8. The time courses of retinal and choroidal thickness changes in dengue fever-associated maculopathy are not known. We measured central macular thickness (CMT), parafoveal retinal thickness (PRT), and subfoveal ...

    Authors: Kazuhiro Yamamoto, Hidenori Takahashi, Mikiko Kanno, Yasuo Noda and Yujiro Fujino

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:63

    Content type: Brief report

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  9. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the prevalence, antimicrobial susceptibilities, and visual acuity outcome of acute-onset postoperative Gram-negative bacterial endophthalmitis cases resistant to both c...

    Authors: Animesh Jindal, Avinash Pathengay, Manav Khera, Subhadra Jalali, Annie Mathai, Rajeev Reddy Pappuru, Raja Narayanan, Savitri Sharma, Taraprasad Das and Harry W Flynn Jr

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:62

    Content type: Original research

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  10. Macular edema is a common complication of uveitis and represents a therapeutic challenge, especially in children. Recently, intravitreal dexamethasone implants have been shown to decrease intraocular inflammat...

    Authors: Serge Bourgault, Maryam Aroichane, Leah A Wittenberg, Andréane Lavallée and Patrick E Ma

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:61

    Content type: Brief report

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  11. The purpose of the current study was to analyze risk factors, clinical features, and treatment outcomes in patients with endogenous fungal endophthalmitis with yeast and mold infections. For this retrospective...

    Authors: Jayanth Sridhar, Harry W Flynn Jr, Ajay E Kuriyan, Darlene Miller and Thomas Albini

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:60

    Content type: Original research

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  12. Cases of patients with primary intraocular lymphoma (PIOL) were retrospectively analyzed to describe the longitudinal intra-retinal morphological changes in PIOL as visualized on images obtained by spectral do...

    Authors: Hyun Soo Jang, Yasir J Sepah, Raafay Sophie, Millena G Bittencourt, Daniel Ferraz, Mostafa Hanout, Hongting Liu, Diana V Do and Quan Dong Nguyen

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:59

    Content type: Original research

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  13. Enhanced-depth imaging optical coherence tomography (EDI-OCT) provides high-resolution imaging of the choroid. Herein, we report multimodal imaging, including EDI-OCT, of a case of sarcoid choroidal granulomas.

    Authors: Yasha S Modi, Aliza Epstein, Swetangi Bhaleeya, J William Harbour and Thomas Albini

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:58

    Content type: Brief report

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  14. The aim of this study is to exclusively report the microbiological spectrum of lacrimal abscess and the antibiotic sensitivity patterns of the organisms. Retrospective interventional study on 112 eyes of 112 p...

    Authors: Mohammad Javed Ali, Swapna R Motukupally, Surbhi D Joshi and Milind N Naik

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:57

    Content type: Original research

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  15. The aim of this study is to report two interesting cases of cytomegalovirus (CMV) anterior uveitis following topical prostaglandin analogue administration for glaucoma. Two retrospective case studies are prese...

    Authors: Kalpana Babu and Gowri Jaydev Murthy

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:55

    Content type: Brief report

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  16. We present a case of a patient initially presenting with multifocal choroiditis (MFC) in one eye. She subsequently developed lesions most consistent with punctate inner choroidopathy (PIC) in the contralateral...

    Authors: Michelle V Carle, David S Boyer and Pouya N Dayani

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:54

    Content type: Original research

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  17. Sarcoidosis is a multisystem inflammatory disease of unknown etiology affecting multiple organs. Earlier reports suggested that sarcoidosis was a disease of the developed world. However, recent reports suggest...

    Authors: Kalpana Babu

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:53

    Content type: Review

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  18. Since the introduction of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART), AIDs related morbidity and mortality have declined. However, the advent of HAART brought the new problem of immune recovery inflammatory ...

    Authors: Supinda Leeamornsiri, Pitipol Choopong and Nattaporn Tesavibul

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:52

    Content type: Brief report

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  19. The purpose of the current study was to report the microbiology, risk factors, and treatment outcomes in patients with delayed-onset endophthalmitis associated with corneal suture infections. For this retrospe...

    Authors: Christopher R Henry, Harry W Flynn Jr, Darlene Miller, Amy C Schefler, Richard K Forster and Eduardo C Alfonso

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:51

    Content type: Original research

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  20. Sympathetic ophthalmia is a rare bilateral granulomatous inflammation that follows accidental or surgical insult to the uvea of one eye. Onset of sympathetic ophthalmia can be insidious or acute, with recurren...

    Authors: Xi K Chu and Chi-Chao Chan

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:49

    Content type: Review

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  21. The purpose of this study is to review the literature on the risk of malignancy in patients with inflammatory eye disease (IED) treated with systemic immunosuppressive (IS) therapy. Relevant databases in trans...

    Authors: William B Yates, Peter J McCluskey and Denis Wakefield

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:48

    Content type: Review

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  22. Collagen cross linking (CXL) of the cornea has been developed recently as a new treatment for multidrug-resistant infectious keratitis. The aim of this study is to summarize the previously published data and e...

    Authors: Jorge L Alio, Alessandro Abbouda, David Diaz Valle, Jose M Benitez del Castillo and Jose A Gegundez Fernandez

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:47

    Content type: Original research

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  23. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the microbiological profile and treatment outcomes of vancomycin-resistant Gram-positive bacterial endophthalmitis. Medical records of all patients with Gram-positive b...

    Authors: Manav Khera, Avinash Pathengay, Animesh Jindal, Subhadra Jalali, Annie Mathai, Rajeev Reddy Pappuru, Nidhi Relhan, Taraprasad Das, Savitri Sharma and Harry W Flynn

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:46

    Content type: Original research

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  24. Endogenous endophthalmitis secondary to Nocardia species is extremely rare but often portends a poor visual prognosis often owing to the advanced nature of disease at presentation and delay in diagnosis. Patients...

    Authors: Megan Scott, Sonia Mehta, Hassan T Rahman, Hans E Grossniklaus and Steven Yeh

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:44

    Content type: Brief report

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  25. A number of medications have been associated with uveitis. This review highlights both well-established and recently reported systemic, topical, intraocular, and vaccine-associated causes of drug-induced uveit...

    Authors: Nikolas JS London, Sunir J Garg, Ramana S Moorthy and Emmett T Cunningham Jr

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:43

    Content type: Review

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  26. The emergence of antibiotic-resistant organisms among severe ocular infections is of grave concern. We describe the first reported case of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal endophthalmitis following ocular tra...

    Authors: Roxane J Hillier, Parnian Arjmand, Gabriel Rebick, Mario Ostrowski and Rajeev H Muni

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:42

    Content type: Letter to the Editor

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  27. Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) disease and sympathetic ophthalmia (SO) are both autoimmune disorders targeting melanin-bearing cells, even though their etiologies are different. Both shared many ocular and systemi...

    Authors: Chiu-Tung Chuang, Po-Sian Huang, Shih-Chou Chen and Shwu-Jiuan Sheu

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:41

    Content type: Brief report

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  28. The purpose of this study is to report the efficacy of azithromycin 1.5% eye drops in children with ocular rosacea and phlyctenular blepharokeratoconjunctivitis. This retrospective study from January 2009 to M...

    Authors: Serge Doan, Eric Gabison, Frédéric Chiambaretta, Melissa Touati and Isabelle Cochereau

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:38

    Content type: Original research

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  29. The purpose of this study was to report the case of a patient with bilateral panuveitis who was found to have a rarely reported intraocular fungus, Aspergillus conicus. A 40-year-old man presented with gradual vi...

    Authors: Wendy M Smith, Gary Fahle, Robert B Nussenblatt and Hatice Nida Sen

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:37

    Content type: Brief report

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  30. A 50-year-old male was diagnosed to have a right eye sclerouveitis and left eye granulomatous anterior uveitis due to Hansen's disease. We are reporting the anterior segment optical coherence tomography (ASOCT...

    Authors: Padmamalini Mahendradas, Kavitha Avadhani, Sarika Ramachandran, Sahana Srinivas, Madhavi Naik and K Bhujang Shetty

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:36

    Content type: Brief report

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  31. Chikungunya is a self-limited, systemic viral infection that has been a major health problem since the past few years. Ocular manifestations of the disease have become more prevalent in the recent years. Curre...

    Authors: Padmamalini Mahendradas, Kavitha Avadhani and Rohit Shetty

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:35

    Content type: Review

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  32. The occurrence of a macular hole due to posterior uveitis is infrequently reported. We report the evolution of three cases of macular holes secondary to posterior segment inflammation. A complete inflammatory ...

    Authors: Nicolas Bonnin, Pierre-Loïc Cornut, Florian Chaise, Elodie Labeille, Helene Janin Manificat, Audrey Feldman, Laurent Perard, Franck Bacin, Frédéric Chiambaretta and Carole Burillon

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:34

    Content type: Review

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  33. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the ocular tolerability and efficacy of sirolimus administered as subconjunctival or intravitreal injections in patients with non-infectious uveitis. Sirolimus as a The...

    Authors: Quan Dong Nguyen, Mohamed A Ibrahim, Anthony Watters, Millena Bittencourt, Jithin Yohannan, Yasir J Sepah, James P Dunn, Joel Naor, Naveed Shams, Ovais Shaikh, Henry Alexander Leder and Diana V Do

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:32

    Content type: Original research

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  34. We report the case of an 81-year-old woman with a history of radial keratotomy 9 years prior who developed endophthalmitis without preceding keratitis 4 days after uneventful photorefractive keratectomy surger...

    Authors: Peter A Karth and John W Karth

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:31

    Content type: Brief report

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  35. The purpose of this study is to describe and quantify the benefit of ultra-wide-field imaging and fluorescein angiography (FA) in the management of non-infectious retinal vasculitis. In this prospective observ...

    Authors: Henry A Leder, John P Campbell, Yasir J Sepah, Theresa Gan, James P Dunn, Elham Hatef, Brian Cho, Mohamed Ibrahim, Millena Bittencourt, Roomasa Channa, Diana V Do and Quan Dong Nguyen

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:30

    Content type: Original research

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  36. The purpose of this study is to report a previously undescribed clinical entity resembling acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy (APMPPE) but with an atypical, panretinal and diffuse presen...

    Authors: Kevin R Baxter and E Mitchel Opremcak

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:29

    Content type: Brief report

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  37. Endogenous endophthalmitis (EE) is a rare but devastating infection that occurs secondary to seeding of the intraocular cavity from an extraocular focus. Recent reports suggest the increasing prevalence and in...

    Authors: Amir H Kashani and Dean Eliott

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:28

    Content type: Review

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  38. The purpose of this report is to present a case of optic and vestibulocochlear neuropathy as a manifestation of concurrent HIV and syphilis coinfection. This is an interventional case report of a 37-year-old m...

    Authors: Ignacio Rodríguez-Uña, Mercedes Serrador-García, Enrique Santos-Bueso, David Díaz-Valle and Julián García-Feijóo

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:27

    Content type: Brief report

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  39. The objective of this study was to report the use of multi-targeted polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in the diagnosis of presumed tubercular uveitis. Multi-targeted PCR using three targets specific for Mycobacteri...

    Authors: Kusum Sharma, Vishali Gupta, Reema Bansal, Aman Sharma, Meera Sharma and Amod Gupta

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:25

    Content type: Original research

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  40. Herein, we present the case of a young female patient with keratoconus, who was subjected twice to repeat keratoplasty, and each time, she experienced a corneal graft failure.

    Authors: Zisis Gatzioufas, Andrea Hasenfus, Balasz Gyongyossy, Evangelos Stavridis, Marlies Sauter, Sigrun Smola and Berthold Seitz

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:24

    Content type: Brief report

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  41. Toxoplasma retinochoroiditis can have an atypical presentation and be difficult to diagnose in immunocompromised patients. Accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment is important since the disease can be aggre...

    Authors: Albert Hazan, Rakesh M Patel, David Levinson, Umar Mian and David C Gritz

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:23

    Content type: Brief report

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  42. The purpose of this research is to compare the histological and immunohistochemical changes induced by fixed combinations of timolol maleate and prostaglandin analogues in the rabbit conjunctiva. Thirty left e...

    Authors: Nubia Vanessa Lima de Faria, Heloisa Helena Russ, Palloma Rose, Lucia Noronha, Paulo Augusto Mello, Fabiano Montiani-Ferreira and Sebastião Cronemberger Sobrinho

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:22

    Content type: Original research

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  43. Infectious crystalline keratopathy is commonly caused by Streptococcus viridans and other gram positive organisms. We present the first case of infectious crystalline keratopathy that developed into a corneal ulc...

    Authors: Yannis M Paulus and Glenn C Cockerham

    Citation: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection 2013 3:20

    Content type: Brief report

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