In this lecture, Dr. Steve Charles discusses current management of ocular trauma including corneal scleral lacerations, penetrating injuries and intraocular foreign bodies. Lecturer: Dr. Steve Charles, MD. Founder, Charles Retina Institute, USA. Transcript DR CHARLES: Hi. I’m Steve Charles from Memphis, Tennessee. And I’m going to talk to you today about trauma. I’ve managed a … Read more
Congenital and acquired defects of the iris may have a marked negative impact on vision and quality of life. Some defects, particularly those that are small and peripheral may be managed by suture closure, custom contact lenses, or perhaps, corneal tattoo. However, larger defects require use of artificial iris implants. Those devices will be reviewed. … Read more
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A 42-year-old male presents with a slowly progressive decrease in vision for the past 1-2 years. Past medical history is significant for diabetes and hypertension. His medications are glipizide, metformin, lisinopril, hydrochlorothiazide and amlodipine. He has no known past ocular history. BCVA is 20/150 and 20/100 in the right and left eyes, respectively. Anterior segment … Read more
A 40-year-old Hispanic male with a history of HIV presents with blurred vision, flashes and floaters in both eyes for 1 week. Best-corrected visual acuity is 20/25 in the right eye and 20/30 in the left eye. Intraocular pressures are 9 in the right and 11 in the left eye. There is an afferent pupillary … Read more
A 2-year-old otherwise healthy boy presents with a lesion of the right eye that has rapidly enlarged over the past 4 days. There is associated photosensitivity but no pain, redness, swelling or discharge. The patient is able to fix and follow well in both eyes and appears orthophoric. Intraocular pressures are normal. The left eye … Read more