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  1. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a common complication of diabetes, and recent findings have shown that long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) may be involved in its pathogenesis. Through bioinformatics analysis, we found ...

    Authors: Yuan Yuan, Anming Zhu, Lan Zeng, Xiaocong Wang, Ying Zhang, Xiaofeng Long, Jie Wu, Meng Ye, Junhao He and Wei Tan
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:267
  2. Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a proliferative disorder of the developing retina. Intravitreal bevacizumab injection (IVB) is an emerging treatment for severe forms of ROP, which does not restrict the vis...

    Authors: Amir Eftekhari Milani, Amin Arasteh, Zahra Saeedi-Maleki, Mohamad Reza Niyousha, Mohamad Ali Sahebazamani and Fariborz Brumandpur
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:265
  3. Minimally invasive bleb surgery using the XEN-45 gel stent has not been established for the treatment of normal-tension glaucoma (NTG). The main objective of this study was to evaluate the long-term treatment ...

    Authors: Emil Nasyrov, Caroline J. Gassel, David A. Merle, Jonas Neubauer and Bogomil Voykov
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:264
  4. Paraproteinemic keratopathy is a rare disorder characterized by the bilateral accumulation of polychromatic deposits diffusely in all corneal layers together or not with diffuse or patchy pseudo lipid deposits...

    Authors: Andrea Aramburu-González, Silvia López-Plandolit Antolin and Jose Antonio Márquez-Navarro
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:263
  5. Dry eye is a chronic and multifactorial ocular surface disease caused by tear film instability or imbalance in the microenvironment of the ocular surface. It can lead to various discomforts such as inflammatio...

    Authors: Jiaping Song, He Dong, Tingting Wang, He Yu, Jian Yu, Shaokang Ma, Xiaohai Song, Qianhui Sun, Yongcheng Xu and Mingkai Liu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:262
  6. The anatomic structure of the anterior chamber (AC) helps to explain differences in refractive status in school-aged children and is closely associated with primary angle closure (PAC). The aim of this study w...

    Authors: Li Li Zhao, Xiu Zhen Lu, Guo Dong Tang, Xiu Yan Zhang, Run Kuan Li, Jing Xu, Jiao Jiao Feng, Zhe Xu, Ji Ke Song and Hong Sheng Bi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:259
  7. Echinococcosis, commonly known as hydatid disease, is a zoonotic infection resulting from the tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus. The occurrence of hydatid cysts in the orbital region is uncommon, representing less...

    Authors: Ali A. Haydar, Seyed Mohsen Rafizadeh, Elham Rahmanikhah, Zohreh Nozarian, Amirhossein Aghajani and Mohammad Taher Rajabi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:257
  8. To investigate the utility of point of care screening of diabetic retinopathy (DR) and the impact of a telemedicine program to overcome current challenges.

    Authors: Farinaz Salavatian, Nahid Hashemi-Madani, Zahra Emami, Zahra Hosseini, Khalil Ghasemi Falavarjani and Mohammad E. Khamseh
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:256
  9. Vitreoretinal lymphoma (VRL) is a rare intraocular malignancy that poses a diagnostic challenge due to the non-specific clinical presentation that resembles uveitis. The use of spectral domain optical coherenc...

    Authors: Lulwa El Zein, Wendy M. Smith, Launia J. White, David O. Hodge, Timothy W. Olsen, Jose S. Pulido and Lauren A. Dalvin
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:255
  10. The aim of this study is to elucidate the factors contributing to the occurrence of retinal detachment (RD) following prophylactic vitrectomy in cases of acute retinal necrosis (ARN) syndrome.

    Authors: Yu-hong Nie, Yu Zhang, Zhen Chen and Yi-qiao Xing
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:254
  11. The long-term visual outcomes in spasmus nutans patients is largely unknown. The purpose of this study was to characterize visual outcomes and identify comorbid ophthalmic conditions in patients with spasmus n...

    Authors: Lauren Hennein, Gena Heidary, Eric D. Gaier and Ryan Gise
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:253
  12. To comparatively analyze the surgically induced astigmatism (SIA) of the anterior, posterior, and total corneas of eyes undertaking implantable collamer lens (ICL) implantation with temporal or superior cornea...

    Authors: Ting Wan, Huaicheng Chen, Shirou Wu and Hongying Jin
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:252
  13. The prevalence of rejection is 10–30% in penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) case, and the rate is higher in cases of high-risk patients. Although using topical corticosteroids is a standard method for management t...

    Authors: Jun Shimazaki, Daisuke Tomida, Yukari Yagi-Yaguchi, Yoshiyuki Satake and Takefumi Yamaguchi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:251
  14. Refractive errors, amblyopia, strabismus, and low vision are more common among children with hearing impairments in comparison with their hearing peers. Neglecting visual disorders can pose educational and soc...

    Authors: Haleh Kangari, Amir Etemadi Majd, Mohammad Ghasemi Broumand and Seyed Mehdi Tabatabaee
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:250
  15. Diabetes, a health crisis afflicting millions worldwide, is increasing rapidly in prevalence. The microvascular complications triggered by diabetes have emerged as the principal cause of renal disease and blin...

    Authors: Yao Yao, Qian Wang, Jingyan Yang, Yanni Yan and Wenbin Wei
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:245
  16. Due to the asymptomatic nature of the disease and lack of awareness, most glaucoma patients present for eye examination late, after significant damage of optic nerve occur. Being aware of glaucoma is important...

    Authors: Balcha Negese Kebede, Seid Mohammed Seid and Biruktayit Kefyalew
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:243
  17. Learning to perform strabismus surgery is an essential aspect of ophthalmologists’ surgical training. Automated classification strategy for surgical steps can improve the effectiveness of training curricula an...

    Authors: Ce Zheng, Wen Li, Siying Wang, Haiyun Ye, Kai Xu, Wangyi Fang, Yanli Dong, Zilei Wang and Tong Qiao
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:242
  18. To compare the effects of a 3D head-up system and microscope eyepiece-assisted simulated vitrectomy intraocular illumination on the ocular surface of an operator.

    Authors: Xing Ge, Dandan Liu, Fangfang Fan, Tengyu Xu, Zhengpei Zhang, Haiyang Liu and Suyan Li
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:241
  19. Several immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) have been linked to the occurrence of Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease (VKHD)-like uveitis. Among the ICIs, there has been no report of immune-related adverse events (ir...

    Authors: Jia-ning Wang, Yue Zhang, Chen-ye Huang, Kang Li and Xiao-bing Yu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:240
  20. Functional visual impairments in children are primarily caused by amblyopia or strabismus. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and clinical profile of amblyopia and strabismus among individuals aged 3...

    Authors: Jiali Wu and Ning Wang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:239
  21. This study explores prognostic factors influencing Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) disease and observes the efficacy and safety of Adalimumab (ADA) in treating recurrence in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) patients.

    Authors: Hui Feng, Weixin Chen, Jianzhu Yang, Haorong Kong, Hongyu Li, Yuan He and Hong Wang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:238
  22. The purpose of this study was to investigate the photoprotection effect of peroxiredoxin 1 (PRDX1) protein in ultraviolet B (UVB) irradiation-induced damage of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) and its possible...

    Authors: Xiao-Ying Wen, Na Yang, Yang Gao, Wei-na Ma, Yan Fu, Ren-fei Geng and Yue-ling Zhang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:237
  23. Ocular tuberculosis is a relatively rare extrapulmonary manifestation of tuberculosis. This vision-threatening disease is extremely challenging to diagnose, particularly because it can mimic other diseases. We...

    Authors: Jie Zhu, Huirong Xu, Qing Chang and Fang Chen
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:236

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  24. To explore the application and long-term clinical effects of modified Yamane technique in intrascleral intraocular lens (IOL) fixation combined with or without iris reconstruction.

    Authors: Xiaofang Wang, Mengru Su, Yushan Li, Hairong Xie, Xinghong Sun and Feng Jiang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:235
  25. Ochrobactrum anthropi is widely distributed and primarily infects patients with compromised immune functions . Historically, O. anthropi has been considered to possess low toxicity and pathogenicity; however, ...

    Authors: Lei Liu, Chunmei Wang, Hui Xu, Lulu Hou, Rong Huang, Xiaoru Shi and Hui Jia
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:234
  26. The long-term safety and efficacy of repeated applications of subliminal transscleral cyclophotocoagulation (SL-TSCPC) with a focus on cumulative energy was evaluated in glaucoma patients.

    Authors: Áron Szabó, Tamás Árpádffy-Lovas, Krisztina Hagyó, István Cseke, Péter Vámosi and Edit Tóth-Molnár
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:233
  27. The main purpose of this paper is to introduce a method that can accurately locate the posterior capsule of the lens to facilitate a relatively complete resection of the anterior vitreous body.

    Authors: Shen Qu, Qi Zhou, Yu-Ting Shao, Ming-Yue Lin, Jia-Qi Shen, Guo-Zhen Niu, Wen-Ting Han, Li Zhang and Yan-Long Bi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:231
  28. Standardized corneal densitometry (CD) values in large samples of healthy Chinese individuals are scarce. Therefore, we aimed to determine the standard CD values using a Scheimpflug camera in healthy corneas, ...

    Authors: Jiliang Ning, Siyu Sun, Qiaosi Zhang, Lin Jin, Xiaoyu Liu, Jun Xu and Lijun Zhang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:230
  29. This study evaluated impact of anti–vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) treatment on proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) development among patients with non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR)...

    Authors: Andrew A. Moshfeghi, Rahul N. Khurana, Hadi Moini, Steven Sherman, Kimberly Reed, Nick Boucher and Ehsan Rahimy
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:229
  30. Several autoimmune disorders have been linked to polymorphisms in IL10 and IL6R genes. This research aimed to study whether single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the genes of IL10 and IL6R were associated wit...

    Authors: Lin Li, Fuzhen Li, Jiankang Shan, Kunpeng Xie, Pengyi Zhou, Haiyan Zhu, Xuemin Jin, Liping Du and Peizeng Yang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:228
  31. We describe a case in which bilateral optic nerve infiltration and leukemic retinopathy were the initial signs of disease relapse in a patient with Philadelphia chromosome-positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia...

    Authors: Yisai Wang, Ling Zhu, Hongtao Wang, Zhen Li, Ruomeng Bai, Qinghua Wei, Lin Huang, Ying Xu, Songguo Li and Hui Chen
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:225
  32. Macular retinoschisis (MRS) and myopic macular neovascularization (mMNV) are both potentially blinding complications of high myopia. In this case report, we highlight the progression of MRS after intravitreal ...

    Authors: Nikhil Gopalakrishnan, Aishwarya Joshi, Naresh Kumar Yadav, Vishma Prabhu, Snehal Bavaskar, Jay Chhablani and Ramesh Venkatesh
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:224
  33. Although school screenings identify children with vision problems and issue referrals for medical treatment at an ophthalmic hospital, the effectiveness of this approach remains unverified.

    Authors: Pingping Lyu, Jingwen Hu, Yujie Wang, Jingjing Wang, Xiangui He and Huijing Shi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:221
  34. Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a disease that affects preterm infants born younger than 30 weeks of gestation. The pathophysiology of ROP involves an initial vaso-obliterative phase followed by vaso-proli...

    Authors: Robert Minturn, Kelly Hartigan, Sravanthi Vegunta, Charline Boente, Lilian Golzarri-Arroyo, Elizabeth Hynes, Elleen Laughlin, Kathryn Haider and Kok Lim Kua
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:220
  35. Vitreous humor (VH) is used for postmortem biochemical studies because it is well protected in an uncontaminated state even after death. The goal of this research was to investigate electrolyte concentrations ...

    Authors: Hiroaki Ushida, Ayana Suzumura, Kazuhisa Yamada, Hideyuki Shimizu, Atsuo Suzuki, Yusuke Ishikawa, Ryosuke Kikuchi, Koji M. Nishiguchi and Hiroki Kaneko
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:219

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