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Demyelinating Optic Neuritis

HomeNeuro-OphthalmologyCauses of Decreased Vision

Title:  Demyelinating Optic Neuritis
Author: Ruju Rai
Date:  09/10/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Optic neuritis; Demyelinating optic neuritis; Multiple sclerosis; Devic Disease; Neuromyelitis optica; Aquaporin 4; Transverse myelitis
Secondary CORE Category:  Lens and Cataract /Preparing for Cataract Surgery in Special Situations /Altered Lens and Zonular Anatomy
Diagnosis: Neuromyelitis Optica (Devic Disease)
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a young adult female who presented with no light perception vision in one eye and pain on extraocular motion. The presentation covers the differential diagnosis and management of optic neuritis. A review of neuromyelitis optica is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17631
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Comp-Ang1: A Novel Treatment for Central Retinal Artery Occlusion

Home / Retina and Vitreous / Other Retinal Vascular Disease

Title:  Comp-Ang1:  A Novel Treatment for Central Retinal Artery Occlusion
Author: Wyatt Messenger
Date:  09/10/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: CRAO; Central retinal artery occlusion; Comp-ang1; Mueller cells
Diagnosis: CRAO
Brief Description: This is a research presentation of the potential of Comp-ang1 as a therapy for central retinal artery occlusion  (CRAO). A discussion of current treatments for CRAO is presented, although there is, at the time of this presentation, no proven treatment for CRAO. Comp-ang1 is studied in mice for its effects on the ischemic damage to the retina and whether it improved visual function. The data for these studies is discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17626
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Mastering TASS: An Updated Review of the Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

HomeLens and CataractComplications of Cataract Surgery

Title:  Mastering Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (TASS):  An Updated Review of the Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
Author: M. Aabid Farukhi
Date:  09/03/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; TASS; Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome
Diagnosis: Toxic anterior segment syndrome
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient who presented with toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) after cataract surgery. A review of the differentiation of TASS versus endophthalmitis is discussed. The causes, pathogenesis, clinical course, risk factors for, and management of TASS are presented. A grading scale for TASS is also presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17614
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Case: 2 year Old with Leukocoria

HomePediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Disorders of the Retina and Vitreous

Title:  2 year Old with Leukocoria
Author:  Michael Jordan, MSIV
Date:  08/13/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Leukocoria; Exam under anesthesia; Retinoblastoma; Vitreous seeds; Melphalan; Flexner-Wintersteiner rosettes; Intra-arterial chemotherapy;
Secondary CORE Category: Ophthalmic Pathology Retinoblastoma 
Third CORE Category:
Diagnosis: Retinoblastoma
Brief Description: This is a case report of an otherwise healthy 2 yr old with leukocoria. A discussion of leukocoria and differential diagnosis is give. Retinoblastoma is discussed in detail including diagnostic criteria, clinical course, prognosis, and treatment. Histopathology of retinoblastoma is also shown.
Format: .mp4
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
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Identifier: Moran_CORE_17611
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Prevention of Postoperative capsular bag Opacification in Intraocular Lenses and Endocapsular Devices Maintaining the Capsular Bag Open or Expanded

HomeLens and CataractComplications of Cataract Surgery

Title:  Prevention of Postoperative capsular bag Opacification in Intraocular Lenses and Endocapsular Devices Maintaining the Capsular Bag Open or Expanded
Author: Gregory D Kramer
Date:  09/03/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; Cataract surgery; Capsular bag opacification
Diagnosis: Posterior Capsule Opacification Cataract
Brief Description: This is a presentation discussing the pathogenesis of posterior capsule opacifications and methods that can be undertake to reduce it. Capsular devices and intraocular lens modifications are discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17606
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Measuring Ocular Blood Flow in Glaucoma

Home / Glaucoma / Intraocular Pressure and Aqueous Humor Dynamics

Title:  Measuring Ocular Blood Flow in Glaucoma
Author:  Kevin Garff, MSIV
Date:  08/13/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Glaucoma; Elevated IOP; Ocular perfusion pressure; Dynamic contour tonometry; Choroidal thickness; Ocular pulse amplitude
Diagnosis: Glaucoma
Brief Description: This lecture discusses the vascular factors related to glaucoma and some of the methods used to measure ocular blood flow. The role of ocular perfusion pressure in glaucoma progression is discussed and recent research is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17600
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Case Presentation: Complexities Encountered in Glaucoma Patients having Cataract Surgery

Home Lens and Cataract / Preparing for Cataract Surgery in Special Situations

Title:  Case Presentation: Complexities Encountered in Glaucoma Patients having Cataract Surgery
Author: Alan S. Crandall
Date:  08/27/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; Cataract surgery; Loose zonules; Capsular tension ring; Pseudoexfoliation; Cataract surgery complications; Glaucoma;
Diagnosis: Cataract; Loose zonules;
Brief Description: This is a presentation discussing the role of zonular weakness in cataract surgery. It is presented in a case based manner with many surgical videos. Techniques for managing each step of the cataract surgery in the presence of loose or broken zonules are presented. This includes, the use of capsular tension rings during cataract surgery is discussed and its value in the setting of loose zonules or pseudoexfoliation.  Surgical video of the implantation of capsular tension rings is presented. The hurricane technique of I&A is presented with surgical video. The use of capsulorhexis as an indicator of zonular weakness as well as techniques for capsulorhexis in the presence of zonular weakness is shown.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17593
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The role of Optic Nerve OCT in the Evaluation of Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

HomeRetina and Vitreous / Age-Related Macular Degeneration and other Causes of Choroidal Neovascularizaton

Title: The role of Optic Nerve OCT in the Evaluation of Central Retinal Vein Occlusion
Author: Nigel Stippa
Date: 8/20/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: CRVO; Central retinal vein occlusion; Unilateral optic nerve edema; Retinal hemorrhage; OCT; Intracranial hypertension; Translaminar pressure gradient; Optic nerve sheath meningioma
Secondary CORE Category: Ophthalmic Pathology / Ocular Involvement in Systemic Malignancies
Diagnosis: Central retinal vein occlusion
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a middle-aged woman with unilateral optic nerve edema and CRVO. The use of OCT in evaluation of optic nerve edema is discussed and new clinical research is presented for using OCT to help diagnose optic nerve edema.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
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Identifier: Moran_CORE_17579
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This Looks Fishy (Miller Fisher Syndrome)

Home / Neuro-Ophthalmology / Eyelid or Facial Abnormalities

Title:  This Looks Fishy ( Miller Fisher Syndrome)
Author:  Russell Swan, MD
Date: 06/04/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Miller Fisher Syndrome; Guillain-Barre; Diplopia; Anti-GQ1b antibodies; Miller-Fisher Syndrome,
Diagnosis: Miller Fisher Syndrome
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a young boy who presented with abnormal eye movements, binocular, horizontal diplopia, and dilated pupils. A differential diagnosis is presented as is a discussion of Miller-Fisher variant of Guillain-Barre Syndrome, including pathogenesis, clinical features, and management.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17569
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Band Keratopathy Interstitial Keratitis

Home / Intraocular Inflammation and Uveitis / Complications of Uveitis

Title:  Band Keratopathy Interstitial Keratitis
Author: Samuel Passi
Date:  07/30/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Band keratopathy; Interstitial keratitis; HSV keratitis; Congenital syphilis
Secondary CORE Category:  External Disease and Cornea / Diagnosis and Management of Immune-Related Disorders of the External Eye / Immune-Mediated Diseases of the Cornea
Diagnosis: Band keratopathy, Interstitial keratitis
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient with band keratopathy secondary to interstitial keratitis and neurotrophic cornea due to HSV infection. The pathogenesis, etiology, and treatment of band keratopathy is discussed. A differential diagnosis for band keratopathy is given. A discussion of the causes, pathophysiology, and treatment of interstitial keratitis is also undertaken. The differential diagnosis and appropriate laboratory tests for patients with interstitial keratitis is given. 
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17555
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.