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A Case of Ocular Myasthenia Gravis Presenting as Double Depressor Palsy

Lee K, Kim US

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):194-196.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.194
A 65-year-old man who had been experiencing diplopia in front and down gaze for 15 days visited our hospital. Hypertropia was noted in the patient's left eye, and limitation of...
Reversal of Early Central Retinal Vein Occlusion by Alleviating Optic Nerve Edema with an Intravitreal Dexamethasone Implant

Cho YJ, Lee DH, Kang HM, Kim M, Koh HJ

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):192-193.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.192
This case describes the reversal of early central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) with disc swelling after intravitreal dexamethasone implant (Ozurdex) injection. A 44-year-old female presented with sudden-onset intermittent blurred vision...
Acetazolamide for Cystoid Macular Oedema in Bietti Crystalline Retinal Dystrophy

Broadhead , Chang AA

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):189-191.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.189
Bietti crystalline retinal dystrophy is a rare, inherited disorder whose hallmark is the presence of retinal crystal deposits associated with later chorioretinal degeneration. This condition may rarely be complicated by...
Bilateral Acute Anterior Uveitis and Optic Disc Edema Following a Snake Bite

Kumar PK, Ahuja S, Kumar PS

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):186-188.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.186
The authors wish to report a case of bilateral acute anterior uveitis and optic disc edema following a hemotoxic snake bite, in order to highlight the concomitant occurrence of these...
Sutureless Intrascleral Pocket Technique of Transscleral Fixation of Intraocular Lens in Previous Vitrectomized Eyes

Cho YW, Chung IY, Yoo JM, Kim SJ

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):181-185.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.181
In this case series, we assessed a new technique, the intrascleral pocket procedure of transscleral fixation (TF) of the intraocular lens (IOL) in post-vitrectomized eyes. We performed the transscleral fixation...
Ranibizumab Injection for Corneal Neovascularization Refractory to Bevacizumab Treatment

Ahn YJ, Hwang HB, Chung SK

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):177-180.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.177
Vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitor is an emerging therapeutic modality for various ocular diseases with neovascularization (NV). However, for corneal NV, controversy remains regarding whether bevacizumab or ranibizumab is superior....
Effect of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor on Corneal Sensitivity after Laser In Situ Keratomileusis in Rabbit

Hyon JY, Hose S, Gongora C, Sinha D, O'Brien T

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):170-176.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.170
PURPOSE: To investigate the effect of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) on corneal sensitivity after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgery. METHODS: New Zealand white rabbits were used in this study....
Using ImageJ to Evaluate Optic Disc Pallor in Traumatic Optic Neuropathy

Kang S, Kim US

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):164-169.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.164
PURPOSE: To evaluate optic disc pallor using ImageJ in traumatic optic neuropathy (TON). METHODS: This study examined unilateral TON patients. The optic disc was divided into 4 quadrants (temporal, superior, nasal,...
Specific Visual Symptoms and Signs of Meares-Irlen Syndrome in Korean

Chang M, Kim SH, Kim JY, Cho YA

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):159-163.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.159
PURPOSE: To discriminate the visual symptoms and signs of Meares-Irlen syndrome (MIS) and nonspecific dyslexia from other ophthalmologic diseases (NODs). METHODS: Forty-five patients were enrolled. Thirty four of the patients with...
Ocular Findings in Children with Single Umbilical Artery: A Case Series of 14 Children

Kim J, Park KH, Hwang JM

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):155-158.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.155
PURPOSE: Single umbilical artery (SUA) is the most common malformation of the umbilical cord. However, there have been no studies on the ocular findings in SUA, except for one case...
Changes in the Accommodation-convergence Relationship after the Artisan Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation for Myopic Patients

Ryu IH, Han J, Lee HK, Kim JK, Han SH

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):150-154.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.150
PURPOSE: To evaluate the change of accommodation-convergence parameters after implantation of Artisan phakic intraocular lens (PIOL). METHODS: Prospective study for the patients with the Artisan PIOL implantation was performed. A total...
Reproducibility of Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness Measured by Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Pseudophakic Eyes

Kim GA, Kim JH, Lee JM, Park KS

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):138-149.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.138
PURPOSE: To assess the reproducibility of circumpapillary retinal nerve fiber layer (cpRNFL) thickness measurement (measurement agreement) and its color-coded classification (classification agreement) by Cirrus spectral domain optical coherence tomography (OCT)...
Comparison of Surgically-induced Astigmatism after Combined Phacoemulsification and 23-Gauge Vitrectomy: 2.2-mm vs. 2.75-mm Cataract Surgery

Kim YK, Kim YW, Woo SJ, Park KH

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):130-137.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.130
PURPOSE: The 2.2-mm microincision cataract surgery and small-gauge vitrectomy system is known to result in less surgically-induced astigmatism (SIA) in comparison to conventional surgical methods. We compared the amounts of...
The Correlation of Routine Tear Function Tests and Conjunctival Impression Cytology in Dry Eye Syndrome

Kumar P, Bhargava R, Kumar M, Ranjan S, Kumar M, Verma P

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):122-129.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.122
PURPOSE: To establish the strength of the association between routine tear function tests and conjunctival impression cytology (CIC) and to determine whether they simulate the morphological and cytological changes that...
Current Practice Pattern for Dry Eye Patients in South Korea: A Multicenter Study

Song JS, Hyon JY, Lee D, Chung E, Choi C, Lee J, Kim HM, Korea Corneal Disease Study Group

  • Korean J Ophthalmol.
  • 2014 Apr;28(2):115-121.
  • doi: 10.3341/kjo.2014.28.2.115
PURPOSE: To assess current practice patterns for dry eye patients in South Korea and to evaluate the preference according to the ages and clinic types of physicians. METHODS: Dry eye patients...

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