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Neuro-ophthalmic Manifestations of Sarcoidosis

HomeNeuro-OphthalmologySystemic Conditions with Neuro-ophthalmic Signs

Title: Neuro-ophthalmic Manifestations of Sarcoidosis
Author: Reuben M. Valenzuela, MD
Date: 03/04/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Sarcoidosis; Transient visual obscurations; optic neuropathy; unilateral optic nerve edema; unilateral proptosis;
Secondary CORE Category: Intraocular Inflammation and Uveitis / Noninfections (Autoimmune) Uveitis
Diagnosis: Sarcoidosis
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a middle-aged male who awoke with painless vision loss in one eye and intermittent transient visual obscurations.On examination, unilateral optic neuropathy, optic nerve edema, and proptosis were found. The patient was diagnosed with sarcoidosis. A discussion of the etiology, diagnosis, systemic and ocular manifestations, and treatment of sarcoidosis is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_21552
Copyright statement: Copyright 2016. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Transcorneal Electrical Stimulation: Background and Application in Ophthalmology

Home / Retina and VitreousRetinal Physiology and Psychophysics

Title: Transcorneal Electrical Stimulation: Background and Application in Ophthalmology
Author: Rebekah Gensure
Date: 07/15/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Transcorneal electrical stimulation; Retinitis pigmentosa
Secondary CORE Category: Retina and Vitreous / Hereditary and Choroidal Dystrophies / Diffuse Photoreceptor Dystrophies
Diagnosis: None
Brief Description: This is a review of the use of transcorneal electrical stimulation in the treatment of retinitis pigmentosa. A review of transcorneal eletrical stimulation is presented. Research into the potential of transcorneal electrostimulation in the treatment of retinitis pigmentosa in an animal model is presented. Results of small human clinical trials are also presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20858
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Conjunctival Intraepithelial Neoplasia

Home / External Disease and Cornea / Neoplasms of the Conjunctiva and Cornea

Title: Conjunctival Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Author: Michael Ellis
Date: 08/12/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: CIN, Conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia, PAX6
Secondary CORE Category: Ophthalmic Pathology / Conjunctiva / Neoplasia
Diagnosis: CIN
Brief Description: This is a case report of a middle-aged female who presented with a pre-cancerous conjuntival lesion, confirmed by biopsy. A discussion of the etiology, diagnostic methods, clinical course, and treatment of conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) is presented. A differential diagnosis for CIN is also presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20851
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Skewed Diagnosis

HomeNeuro-Ophthalmology / Evaluation of Diplopia

Title: Skewed Diagnosis
Author: Don Rafael Wynn
Date: 09/02/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Convergence; hypertropia; Exotropia; Rotary nystagmus; Vertigo; Stroke; Upbeat nystagmus; INO; Pontomedullary junction
Secondary CORE Category: Neuro-Ophthalmology/Evaluation of Diplopia/Supranuclear Causes of Diplopia
Diagnosis: Skew deviation, INO
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of an elderly male with sudden onset of constant, binocular diplopia and vertigo. Exam showed a left hypertropia and exotropia with rotary nystagmus. He was diagnosed with skew deviation and internuclear ophthalmoplegia (INO) due to a small stroke in the medial longitudinal fasiculus (MLF). 
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20843
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Evaluation of Biocompatibility & Capsular Bag Opacification with the CORD LLC, SC9 Accommodating Intraocular Lens in the Rabbit Mode

HomeClinical OpticsIntraocular Lenses

Title: Evaluation of Biocompatibility & Capsular Bag Opacification with the CORD LLC, SC9 Accommodating Intraocular Lens in the Rabbit Mode
Author: Jack Li
Date: 09/30/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Accommodating IOL; IOL; Cataract surgery
Secondary CORE Category: Lens and Cataract / Surgery for Cataract / Intraocular Lens Implantation
Diagnosis: Accommodating IOL
Brief Description: This is a research presentation on a new accommodating IOL. Investigation of a new accommodating IOL in cadaver eyes is discussed. A review of accommodating IOLs is also presented. The safety and stability of the lens is evaluated.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20834
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Trochlear Nerve Palsy

HomeNeuro-ophthalmology / Evaluation of Diplopia

Title: Trochlear Nerve Palsy
Author:  Klara Landau
Date: 2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: 4th nerve palsy; Trochlear nerve
Secondary CORE Category: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Vertical deviations / General Overview
Diagnosis: 4th nerve palsy
Brief Description: This is a presentation of the clinical features of trochlear nerve palsies and the anatomy of the nerve. An extensive review of the clinical features and treatment of all types of 4th nerve palsies.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20825
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Pediatric Grand Rounds

HomePediatric Ophthalmology and StrabismusDisorders of the Retina and Vitreous

Title: Pediatric Grand Rounds
Author: Aparna Kamasubramanian
Date: 03/25/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Leukocoria; Retinoblastoma; Vitreous seeding; Intra-arterial Chemotherapy; Melphalan; Intravitreal chemotherapy
Secondary CORE Category: Ophthalmic Pathology/Retinoblastoma/Treatment
Diagnosis: Retinoblastoma
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a child with leukocoria who was found to have a large unilateral retinoblastoma with vitreous seeding. Intra-arterial chemotherapy treatment with melphalan was undertaken and is discussed. After incomplete treatment with melphalan, intravitreal chemotherapy was undertaken and is discussed. Techniques for intravitreal chemotherapy are discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20808
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A Case of Optic Neuropathy: The Importance of Visual Field Testing

HomeNeuro-OphthalmologyCauses of Decreased Vision

Title: A Case of Optic Neuropathy: The Importance of Visual Field Testing
Author: Julia Byrd
Date: 2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Optic neuropathy; Visual fields; Junctional scotoma; Bitemporal hemianopia
Secondary CORE Category: Neuro-OphthalmologySystemic Conditions with Neuro-Ophthalmic Signs / Cerebrovascular disorders
Diagnosis: Optic neuropathy, Anterior communicating artery aneurysm
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient with a 3 year history of decreased vision in one eye. Distortion, blurry vision, and decreased color vision are present. More recently, the second eye began to be involved.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20796
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Second Eye Cataract Surgery: Patient Perceived Pain review and Future Directions

HomeLens and CataractSurgery for Cataract

Title: Second Eye Cataract Surgery: Patient Perceived Pain review and Future Directions
Author: Martin De La Presa
Date: 08/12/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; Cataract surgery; pain
Diagnosis: Cataract
Brief Description: This is a research presentation on the subject of pain during cataract surgery conducted with topical anesthesia. The finding of increased subjective pain during second eye surgery is researched, and findings are presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20791
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Management of Vision Threatening Papilledema

Home / Neuro-ophthalmology / Decreased Vision

Title: Management of Vision Threatening Papilledema
Author: Bormali Kundu
Date: 10/21/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Papilledema; Optic nerve sheath fenestration; NCCU protocol; IIH; pseudotumor cerebri
Diagnosis: Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient who presented with 8 weeks of headaches and central vision loss. On examination, she was found to have marked optic nerve edema. A discussion of the NCCU protocol for treatment of vision threatening papilledema is discussed in detail.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20786
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.