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  1. We describe the case of a 47-year-old man referred to a retinal clinic and diagnosed with late-onset retinitis pigmentosa. Surprisingly, genetic testing revealed compound heterozygous pathogenic variants in GNPTG

    Authors: Karl De Geer, Katarzyna Mascianica, Karin Naess, Eliane Sardh, Anna Lindstrand and Erik Björck
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:394
  2. To evaluate the feasibility of creating flanges using an optic piercing technique with a 6 − 0 polypropylene monofilament for scleral fixation of dislocated one-piece diffractive multifocal intraocular lenses ...

    Authors: Youngsub Eom, Eunheh Koh, Seul Ki Yang, Soo Kim, Sungtae Yi, Hyun Sun Jeon, Seong-Jae Kim, Jason So, Jong Suk Song and David L Cooke
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:392
  3. Microophthalmos or ‘dwarf eye’ is characterized by an axial length 2 standard deviation less than age-matched controls. It is classified into nanophthalmos, relative anterior microphthalmos, and posterior micr...

    Authors: Prerna Garg, Brajesh Kumar and Suneeta Dubey
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:391
  4. Human papillomavirus (HPV) has been detected in eyelid sebaceous gland carcinoma (SGC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), and detection rates greatly varied across studies. This study aimed to investigate the ...

    Authors: Min Kyu Yang, Namju Kim, Hokyung Choung, Ji Eun Kim and Sang In Khwarg
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:390
  5. To report a case of sutureless scleral-fixated hydrophilic intraocular lens (FIL SSF IOL, Soleko, Italy) opacification following pars plana vitrectomy surgery using sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) for traumatic lens...

    Authors: Danilo Iannetta, S. Febbraro, N. Valsecchi, A. Moramarco and L. Fontana
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:383
  6. Peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK) is a group of inflammatory corneal ulcers with stromal thinning and peripheral localization. Amniotic membranes (AM) are used for their anti-inflammatory and healing prope...

    Authors: Clara Bertret, Loïc Leveziel, Juliette Knoeri, Cristina Georgeon, Céline Jamart, Nacim Bouheraoua and Vincent Borderie
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:387
  7. Intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a mainstream treatment for reducing ME secondary to BRVO (BVO-ME). Regrettably, most reports of intravitreal anti-VEGF for BVO-ME have disclosed o...

    Authors: Yuki Hattori, Ryo Fujiwara, Hidetsugu Mori, Motoki Kimura, Haruhiko Yamada and Kanji Takahashi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:385
  8. Posterior scleritis is an inflammatory reaction of the sclera that occurs posterior to the ora serrata. The aim of this study was to present a case of posterior scleritis and to analyze choroidal circulatory a...

    Authors: Mizuho Mitamura, Satoru Kase, Yui Yamashita, Kiriko Hirooka and Susumu Ishida
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:382
  9. Pediatric uveitis may cause severe impairment of vision in children and affect their quality of life as well as cognitive ability. This study aims to evaluate the functional vision, visual-related and health-r...

    Authors: Wenjuan Wan, Zhijun Chen, Yan Xun, Kun Yi, Ying Zhu, Yanlin Pu, Guannan Su, Chunjiang Zhou, Yao Wang and Peizeng Yang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:381
  10. Post-cataract macular edema (PCME) is a condition that can occur in patients following cataract surgery without risk factors and complications. Although 80% of patients experience spontaneous resolution after ...

    Authors: Gina Ahmadyar, Josh J. Carlson, Alan Kimura, Ali Alobaidi, Joelle Hallak and Ryan N. Hansen
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:380
  11. We assessed health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and its determinants among rural glaucoma participants compared to age-matched normal controls in the population-based Handan Eye Study (HES), in rural Yongni...

    Authors: Di Song, Sujie Fan, Qiang Zhou, Xiaohui Yang, Sizhen Li, Lynne Lohfeld, Weihe Zhou, Nathan Congdon, Yuanbo Liang and Ningli Wang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:377
  12. Proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR) is the leading cause of recurrent retinal detachment. Anterior PVR can contribute to recurrent retinal detachment and is often difficult to remove during conventional pars...

    Authors: Radwan S. Ajlan, Matthew Pfannenstiel, Yong Kam and Harrison Sciulli
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:376
  13. Diabetic retinopathy is one of the most common and serious microvascular complications of diabetes mellitus. There are many factors leading to diabetic retinopathy, and its pathogenesis is still unclear. At pr...

    Authors: Hongbo Li, Xinyu Liu, Hua Zhong, Jiani Fang, Xiaonan Li, Rui Shi and Qi Yu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:372
  14. Post-surgical macular edema (ME) is a common cause of prolonged visual impairment. Here we report on the feasibility and clinical outcomes from the use of a novel suprachoroidal microcatheter to treat post-sur...

    Authors: Marc D. de Smet, Matthieu Goncerut, Friedrich Asmus and Ron Yamamoto
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:367
  15. Prevention of myopia should begin before school age. However, few population-based cohort studies have investigated refractive status in preschool children with cycloplegia. This study aimed to investigate the...

    Authors: Bidan Zhu, Yunyun Sun, Shana Wang, Xi Qin, Lei Li, Bei Du, Jing Fu and Ruihua Wei
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:366
  16. Vascular mechanisms are implicated in many ocular diseases. Therefore, different vascular imaging modalities are used in management of such conditions. Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) has high ...

    Authors: Ahmed Ameen Ismail, Sherin Sadek, Mahmoud Kamal and Ragai Hatata
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:365
  17. Traumatic aniridia occurs when the iris is extruded from the eye and is often accompanied by lens injuries. However, traumatic aniridia due to dislocation of the iris into the vitreous cavity without lens dama...

    Authors: Hai-Nan Xie, Lan-Lan Chen, Rui Wang, Zhi-Hong Zhu and Hou-Bin Huang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:362
  18. To develop a deep learning (DL) model based on preoperative optical coherence tomography (OCT) training to automatically predict the 6-month postoperative visual outcomes in patients with idiopathic epiretinal...

    Authors: Dejia Wen, Zihao Yu, Zhengwei Yang, Chuanzhen Zheng, Xinjun Ren, Yan Shao and Xiaorong Li
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:361
  19. Hydrophilic intraocular lens opacification is a rare complication due to calcification. With current new surgical techniques, including lamellar endothelial keratoplasty and vitrectomies, this irreversible com...

    Authors: Panos S. Gartaganis, Panagiota D. Natsi, Sotirios P. Gartaganis, Petros G. Koutsoukos, Evangelos Manousakis and Efthymios Karmiris
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:359
  20. Current immunotherapies are unsatisfactory against uveal melanoma (UM); however, elevated CD8+ T cell infiltration level indicates poor prognosis in UM. Here, we aimed to identify co-expressed gene networks promo...

    Authors: Chun Zhang, Jing Xiao, Luzhong Fa, Fanwen Jiang, Hui Jiang, Lin Zhou and Zhuping Xu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:354
  21. To determine the efficacy of cataract surgeries in blindness prevention programs in Chongqing.

    Authors: Yongguo Xiang, Xiaoqin Wang, Xiaochuan Cao, Fang Wei, Yu Chen, Jianchuan Ran, Zhengqin Long, Qunwu Tan, Zhenying Lai, Li Liu, Desheng Zhao, Liang Xiong, Bin Tang, Wenjuan Wan and Ke Hu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:353
  22. Ghana and Nigeria are the two countries in Africa that currently run the Doctor of Optometry (OD) program in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Optometrists in these countries are licensed to provide glaucoma care. Des...

    Authors: Stephen Ocansey, Edgar Ekure, Uchechukwu L. Osuagwu, Bernadine N. Ekpenyong, Godwin Ovenseri-Ogbomo, Sylvester Kyeremeh, Kelechi C. Ogbuehi, Kingsley E. Agho, Khathutshelo P. Mashige, Antor O. Ndep and Kovin S. Naidoo
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:351
  23. According to previous reports, PAX6-associated foveal hypoplasia (FH) could usually be accompanied by various anterior segment anomalies including variable iris changes. This study aims to exhibit unusual phenoty...

    Authors: Yanping Yu, Hongyan Jia, Qian Ma, Ranran Zhang and Yonghong Jiao
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:349
  24. Readmissions and in-hospital mortality among patients with severe vision impairment or blindness (SVI/B) has not been fully studied. We investigated hospital outcomes for adults with SVI/B in the United States.

    Authors: Michael Fatuyi, Oladipupo Anibire and Che Matthew Harris
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:348
  25. Thyroid eye disease is an extrathyroidal manifestation of Graves’ disease and is associated with dry eye disease. This is the first systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate the role of magnetic resonanc...

    Authors: Nicole Tsz Yan Wong, Ka Fai Kevin Yuen, Fatema Mohamed Ali Abdulla Aljufairi, Kenneth Ka Hei Lai, Zhichao Hu, Karen Kar Wun Chan, Clement Chee Yung Tham, Chi Pui Pang and Kelvin Kam Lung Chong
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:347

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