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OCT-A Helps Identify Anemia in Pregnant Patients

Macular microvascular abnormalities differed depending on the trimester in which the condition progressed.
December 2, 2022

Disc Hemorrhages Not Uncommon in Pathologic Myopia

These events occurred in 4% of patients and recurred in about 31% of eyes.
December 1, 2022

OCT Parameters Help Predict Macular Hole Progression

Large hole height asymmetry and a low minimal linear diameter/base diameter ratio were two novel risk factors identified in this study.
November 30, 2022

Male Patients, Pseudophakic Eyes at Higher Risk of PVD Complications

An extended follow-up should be applied to these groups, in addition to those with lattice/peripheral retinal degeneration or a history of retinal breaks or detachments.
November 29, 2022

AMD, CSC Mechanisms Overlap, Gene Studies Say

Risk for the two conditions may be intertwined.
November 28, 2022

Home OCT Assessment of nAMD Comparable with Manual Grading

A prototype was able to accurately segment all types of retinal fluid in a cohort of patients receiving anti-VEGF.
November 28, 2022

Treatment of Myopic Macular Neovascularization Effective for Five Years

Recurrent cases occurred frequently but did not alter the already poor visual prognosis.
November 23, 2022

IOP Increase Found in Non-Diabetic Patients on Anti-VEGF

This effect was mostly seen in ranibizumab and bevacizumab users compared with aflibercept.
November 22, 2022

Newly Obese Children Already Have Lower Retinal Vessel Density

Researchers suggest close follow-up exams in all young patients who are overweight to spot signs of microvascular changes.
November 21, 2022

Retinal Microcirculation Changes Found in Prediabetes

Enlargement and irregularity of the foveal avascular zone area, deep capillary dilation and decreased vessel area density occur in the retina of these patients with mild kidney function impairment.
November 21, 2022