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Chronic Relapsing Inflammatory Optic Neuropathy

HomeNeuro-OphthalmologyCauses of Decreased Vision

Title: Chronic Relapsing Inflammatory Optic Neuropathy
Author: Marilyn McKasson
Date: 02/05/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Optic neuropathy; Chronic relapsing inflammatory optic neuritis
Diagnosis: Chronic relapsing inflammatory optic neuritis
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient with pain on eye movements and severe vision loss unilaterally. He was found to have a chronic relapsing inflammatory optic neuritis. Treatment with prednisone followed by taper resulted in chronic relapse. No other disease was found.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20718
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Residual Refractive Error After Cataract Surgery & A Novel Modular Intraocular Lens

HomeLens and CataractSurgery for Cataract

Title: Residual Refractive Error After Cataract Surgery & A Novel Modular Intraocular Lens
Author: Jun Guan
Date: 09/30/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Modular IOL; IOL; Cataract surgery
Diagnosis: Modular IOL
Brief Description: This is a research presentation on a new modular IOL, the ClarVista Harmoni lens. Research done in an animal model is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20711
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The Reduction of Serum Soluble Flt-1 in AMD

HomeRetina and VitreousAge-Related Macular Degeneration and other Causes of Choroidal Neovascularizaton

Title: The Reduction of Serum Soluble Flt-1 in AMD
Author: Tina Mamalis
Date: 09/30/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Soluble Flt-1, AMD, Neovascularization, Anti-VEGF
Diagnosis: Age-related Macular Degeneration
Brief Description: This is a research presentation of the role of soluble Flt-1 and VEGF in the pathogenesis of exudative macular degeneration. A search for serum, soluble biomarkers is presented and the factor sFLT-1 is discussed. The levels of sFLT-1 in AMD and neovascular AMD are discussed.
Format: .mp4
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20703
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A Case of Upgaze Restriction

HomeNeuro-OphthalmologyNystagmus or Spontaneous Eye Movement Disorders

Title: A Case of Upgaze Restriction
Author: Blake Williams
Date: 09/16/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Convergence-retraction nystagmus, hydrocephalus, upgaze restriction, dorsal midbrain syndrome
Diagnosis: Dorsal Midbrain Syndrome
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a middle-aged male with a 2 month history of right sided, then bilateral numbness and weakness and difficult gait. A diagnosis of congenital hydrocephalus was made. Convergence retraction nystagmus was present. A diagnosis of dorsal midbrain (Parinaud’s Syndrome), was made after the patient developed convergence-retraction nystagmus. A discussion of the dorsal midbrain syndrome is presented. 
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20697
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Optic Disc Drusen

HomePediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Optic Disc Abnormalities

Title: Optic Disc Drusen
Author: Gaytri Elera
Date: 09/16/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Optic disc drusen; Pseudopapilledema; Papilledema
Diagnosis: Optic disc drusen
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient with optic disc drusen. A discussion of the etiology, classification, and clinical course of optic disc drusen is undertaken.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20692
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Punctate Inner Choroidopathy

HomeRetina and VitreousFocal and Diffuse Choroidal and Retinal Inflammation

Title: Punctate Inner Choroidopathy
Author: Sai Chuvangiri
Date: 09/16/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: Punctate inner choroidopathy, white dot syndrome, fluorescein angiogram
Diagnosis: Punctate inner choroidopathy
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a young woman with unilateral vision loss in her central vision. She was found to have punctate inner choroidopathy (PIC) on fluorescein angiogram. A discussion of PIC and its clinical course, treatment, and etiology is presented. 
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20686
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Down and Out Again: Ophthalmoplegic Migraine

HomeNeuro-ophthalmology / Evaluation of Diplopia

Title: Down and Out Again: Ophthalmoplegic Migraine
Author: Ryan O’Melia
Date: 09/09/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Ophthalmoplegic migraine 
Diagnosis: Ophthalmoplegic migraine
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a young child who presented with a pupil involving third nerve palsy with ptosis. This was the second time this had occurred, the first resolved spontaneously. She was diagnosed with ophthalmoglegic migraine. This diagnosis is discussed as is the clinical course, treatment, and prognosis.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20672
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Corneal Transplants: The Global Need for an Innovative Solution

HomeExternal Disease and CorneaClinical Approach to Corneal Transplantation

Title: Corneal Transplants: The Global Need for an Innovative Solution
Author: Samuel Thomas
Date: 09/09/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Corneal Transplant; International; Artificial cornea; penetrating keratoplasty; keratoprosthesis; Boston K-pro; Eye Banking
Diagnosis: Cornea Transplant
Brief Description: This is a review of the impact and prevalence of corneal blindness world-wide. A presentation of the need for cornea transplant materials and a modification of the Boston K-Pro is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20666
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PXE What I am doing differently. Can an Old Dog Learn New Tricks? Do We Need New “Tricks”?

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

Title: PXE What I am doing differently. Can an Old Dog Learn New Tricks? Do We Need New “Tricks”?
Author: Alan S. Crandall
Date:  08/26/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Pseudoexfoliation; Cataract surgery; Complicated cataract surgery
Diagnosis: Pseudoexfoliation
Brief Description: This is a surgical presentation on the management of pseudoexfoliation in cataract surgery and the complications related to pseudoexfoliation. Positive dysphotophsias are also discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20657
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Autoimmune Retinopathy

HomeRetina and Vitreous / Retinal Degenerations Associated with Systemic Disease

Title: Autoimmune Retinopathy
Author: Amit Subhash
Date: 08/19/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Autoimmune retinopathy; Anti-retinal antibodies; Autoimmune disease
Diagnosis: Autoimmune retinopathy
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a middle-aged male who presented with a 5 month history of a blind spot in the central vision of one eye. He was diagnosed with autoimmune retinopathy based on ERG showing cone degeneration, confirmed by anti-retinal antibodies on blood laboratory values. A description of the clinical course, etiology, and treatments of autoimmune retinopathies is discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20650
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.