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  1. Content type: Research article

    Although a series of reports on corneal fungal infection have been published, studies on pathogenic mechanisms and inflammation-associated cytokines remain limited. In this study, aqueous humor samples from fu...

    Authors: Yingnan Zhang, Qingfeng Liang, Yang Liu, Zhiqiang Pan, Christophe Baudouin, Antoine Labbé and Qingxian Lu

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:105

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    During cataract surgery, maintaining an adequate degree of mydriasis throughout the entire operation is critical to allow for visualisation of the capsulorhexis and the crystalline lens. Good anaesthesia is al...

    Authors: Keith Davey, Bernard Chang, Christine Purslow, Emilie Clay and Anne-Lise Vataire

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:104

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    It was reported that lack of knowledge, less confidence of medical services, commute difficulties, and poor economic conditions would be the main barriers for cataract surgery practice. The influencing factors...

    Authors: Yi Xu, Jiangnan He, Senlin Lin, Bo Zhang, Jianfeng Zhu, Serge Resnikoff, Lina Lu and Haidong Zou

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:102

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    The critical time from onset of complete occlusion of the central retinal artery (CRA) to functionally significant inner retinal infarction represents a window of opportunity for treatment and also has medical...

    Authors: Stephan Tobalem, James S. Schutz and Argyrios Chronopoulos

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:101

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    Endophthalmitis is a serious intraocular infection that frequently results in significant inflammation and vision loss. Because current therapeutics are often unsuccessful in mitigating damaging inflammation d...

    Authors: Phillip S. Coburn, Frederick C. Miller, Austin L. LaGrow, Salai Madhumathi Parkunan, C. Blake Randall, Rachel L. Staats and Michelle C. Callegan

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:96

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  6. Content type: Research article

    Keratoconus (KC) is a multifactorial, degenerative ectatic condition of the cornea. It usually manifests during late adolescence or the early twenties. A painless disease, KC may end with severe visual loss. T...

    Authors: Yousef Shanti, Ithar Beshtawi, Sa’ed H. Zyoud, Ahlam Abu-Samra, Areen Abu-Qamar, Reem Barakat and Reham Shehada

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:95

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    This study is aimed to screen out the microRNAs (miRNAs) associated with H2O2 induced oxidative stress in human lens epithelial B3 (HLE-B3) cell lines and investigate their relations with the progression of age-r...

    Authors: Song Wang, Chenjun Guo, Mengsi Yu, Xiaona Ning, Bo Yan, Jing Zhao, Angang Yang and Hong Yan

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:93

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  8. Content type: Case report

    Pellucid marginal corneal degeneration is a non-inflammatory disorder complicated by severe inferior corneal thinning. The central portion of the cornea, consequently, appears to protrude outwards, decreasing ...

    Authors: Andrew Winegarner, Yoshinori Oie and Kohji Nishida

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:92

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  9. Content type: Case report

    To report the results of multimodal imaging of a biochemically confirmed case of a family with gyrate atrophy (GA) associated with foveoschisis and macular pseudohole.

    Authors: Imène Zhioua Braham, Imen Ammous, Rim Maalej, Majdi Boukari, Ilhem Mili Boussen, Khalil Errais and Raja Zhioua

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:89

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  10. Content type: Research article

    The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of diabetic macular edema (DME) utilizing optical coherence tomography (OCT), and to clarify the effects of the systemic findings and risk factors on the de...

    Authors: Durgul Acan, Mehmet Calan, Duygu Er, Tugba Arkan, Nilufer Kocak, Firat Bayraktar and Suleyman Kaynak

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:91

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  11. Content type: Case report

    Indocyanine Green Angiography (ICG-A) and Enhanced Depth Imaging Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography (EDI-OCT) are essential imaging techniques for diagnosis, management and understanding of the patho...

    Authors: Emilia Maggio, Alessandro Alfano, Antonio Polito and Grazia Pertile

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:87

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  12. Content type: Case report

    Clostridium perfringens is an uncommon pathogen in endophthalmitis, causing rapid destruction of ocular tissues. Clostridium perfringens infection typically occurs after penetrating injury with soil-contaminated ...

    Authors: Ghita Guedira, Nabil Taright, Hélène Blin, Thameur Fattoum, Jordan Leroy, Youssef El Samad, Solange Milazzo and Farida Hamdad

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:88

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    Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) refers to the developmental disorder of the retina in premature infants and is one of the most serious and most dangerous complications in premature infants. The prevalence of ...

    Authors: Milad Azami, Zahra Jaafari, Shoboo Rahmati, Afsar Dastjani Farahani and Gholamreza Badfar

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:83

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  14. Content type: Case report

    Perfluorocarbon liquid (PFCL) is widely used as an intraoperative heavy tamponade to flatten the retina and is replaced with silicone oil (SO) at the end of the surgery. Due to the long tamponade period, the S...

    Authors: Masanori Fukumoto, Yui Nishida, Teruyo Kida, Takaki Sato, Takatoshi Kobayashi and Tsunehiko Ikeda

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:82

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