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  1. Ocular toxoplasmosis (OT) is the leading cause of infectious posterior uveitis in several areas worldwide. The combination of Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) has been presented as an attractive alterna...

    Authors: Nadine Nsiangani Lusambo, Dieudonné Kaimbo Wa Kaimbo, Dieudonné Mumba Ngoyi Mumba and Alejandra de-la-Torre
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:440
  2. To investigate the efficacy and safety of 0.1% and 0.01% low-dose atropine eye drops in reducing myopia progression in Danish children.

    Authors: Niklas Cyril Hansen, Anders Hvid-Hansen, Flemming Møller, Toke Bek, Dorte Ancher Larsen, Nina Jacobsen and Line Kessel
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:438
  3. Demarcation line in a rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RD) is a classic finding noted in chronic cases. In this case report, we describe a case of evolution of post-operative demarcation line after pneumatic...

    Authors: Ramesh Venkatesh, Vishma Prabhu, Ashit Handa, Isha Acharya, Rubble Mangla, Aishwarya Joshi and Jay Chhablani
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:437
  4. Cherry-red spots are a very important sign for the clinical diagnosis of central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO). We retrospectively summarized the clinical manifestations of CRAO and analysed the causes and c...

    Authors: Wei Fan, Yanming Huang, Yuancheng Zhao and Rongdi Yuan
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:434
  5. Endothelial Keratoplasty (EK) is now considered as the standard treatment for Congenital Hereditary Endothelial Dystrophy (CHED) by many surgeons. We present the 12-year clinical outcome of the youngest operat...

    Authors: Carlo Bellucci, Paolo Mora, Salvatore A. Tedesco, Stefano Gandolfi, Chiara Chierego and Roberto Bellucci
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:433
  6. Glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) account for a substantial portion of global blindness. Both conditions are highly heritable, with recognised monogenic and polygenic inheritance patterns. Cu...

    Authors: Georgina L Hollitt, Ayub Qassim, Daniel Thomson, Joshua M Schmidt, Thi Thi Nguyen, John Landers, Stuart MacGregor, Owen M Siggs, Emmanuelle Souzeau and Jamie E Craig
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:431
  7. This study aimed to assess the prevalence and associated factors of diabetic retinopathy (DR) and vision threatening DR (VTDR) among people with diabetes screened using fundus photography in Nepal.

    Authors: Raba Thapa, Sanjita Sharma, Eli Pradhan, Sushma Duwal, Manish Poudel, Krishna Gopal Shrestha and Govinda Prasad Paudyal
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:429
  8. As the trend of refractive lens exchange for presbyopia continues to grow, our case report shows the first occurrence of an acute bilateral outer retinopathy following uncomplicated sequential clear lens extra...

    Authors: Nicolas Gurtler, Alice Bughin, Veronika Vaclavik, Eirini Kaisari and Yan Guex-Crosier
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:428
  9. The present study was conducted to determine the corneal topographic indices of Scheimpflug camera in type 2 diabetes patients without diabetic retinopathy (DR), DR and non-diabetic elderly populations.

    Authors: Alireza Hashemi, Mehdi Khabazkhoob, Foroozan Narooei, Abolghasem Mortazavi and Hassan Hashemi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:427
  10. Mucoceles are cystic formations characterized by the presence of mucus-secreting epithelial cells, which enlarge when the excretory duct becomes obstructed. Posterior ethmoidal mucoceles are rare conditions th...

    Authors: Song-A Che, Yong Woo Lee and Yung-Ju Yoo
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:426
  11. Tubulointerstitial nephritis and uveitis (TINU) syndrome is an uveits characterized by complications of idiopathic acute tubulointerstitial nephritis, and most cases present only anterior uveitis. We report a ...

    Authors: Takuya Arita, Kenichi Namba, Daiju Iwata, Kayo Suzuki, Yo Ogino, Kazuomi Mizuuchi, Miki Hiraoka, Nobuyoshi Kitaichi and Susumu Ishida
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:424
  12. Inherited retinal diseases form a rare, highly heterogeneous group of genetic disorders characterized by retinal degeneration. It is considered one of the leading causes of debilitating visual loss and blindne...

    Authors: Caroline Atef Tawfik, Maged Maher Roshdy and Nancy Magdy Morris
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:422
  13. Diabetic retinopathy (DR), one of the leading causes of visual impairment and blindness worldwide, is one of the major microvascular complications in diabetes mellitus (DM). Globally, DR prevalence among DM pa...

    Authors: Muhammad Zulfiqah Sadikan, Nurul Alimah Abdul Nasir, Lidawani Lambuk, Rohimah Mohamud, Nur Hidayah Reshidan, Evon Low, Saiful Anuar Singar, Awis Sukarni Mohmad Sabere, Igor Iezhitsa and Renu Agarwal
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:421
  14. Prolonged facemask wearing may have negatively affected essential workers with dry eye. We conducted a mixed-methods study to examine and understand the associations of the ocular surface, periocular environme...

    Authors: Tianjing Li, Paul M. McCann, Sarah Wilting, Steve McNamara, Darren G. Gregory, Scott G. Hauswirth, Cristos Ifantides, Lorie Benning, Tamara A. Sequeira, Riaz Qureshi, Su-Hsun Liu, Melissa A. Clark, Ian J. Saldanha and Alison G. Abraham
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:420
  15. Xen Gel Stent implant is a new minimally invasive surgical treatment for glaucoma that has been proven effectiveness and safety profile. However, it may also lead to some complications. Xen Gel Stent occlusion...

    Authors: Yao Zhang, Haotian Xiang, Yangyang Zhang and Li Tang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:418
  16. Nd:YAG (neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet) capsulotomy (Nd:YAG-caps) is the gold standard for the treatment of PCO (Posterior Capsule Opacification). There is a lack of real-world data about Nd:YAG-caps use.

    Authors: Antoine P. Brézin, Antoine Labbe, Cédric Schweitzer, François Lignereux, Pascal Rozot, Mélanie Goguillot, Françoise Bugnard and Corinne Dot
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:417
  17. As the two most prevalent refractive surgeries in China, there is a substantial number of patients who have undergone Femtosecond Laser-assisted In Situ Keratomileusis (FS-LASIK) and Small Incision Lenticule E...

    Authors: Liangpin Li, Liyun Yuan, Kun Yang, Yanan Wu, Xia Hua, Yan Wang and Xiaoyong Yuan
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:416
  18. Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is associated with lacrimal gland dysfunction and ocular inflammation. The objective of this research was to elucidate the temporal relationships between IBD, dry eye disease (...

    Authors: Yi-Ting Ko, Yu-Ming Wu, Hsiang-Ling Wu, Shih-Chung Lai, Ying-Xiu Dai, Tzeng-Ji Chen, Yih-Giun Cherng, Ying-Hsuan Tai and Chia-Yu Kao
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:415
  19. Folate, a pteroylglutamic acid derivative, participates in fundamental cellular metabolism. Homocysteine, an amino acid, serves as an intermediate of the methionine cycle and can be converted back to methionin...

    Authors: Jinyue Gu, Chunyan Lei and Meixia Zhang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:413
  20. The association between paracentral acute middle maculopathy (PAMM) and visual acuity in patients with central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) is still unclear. The present study investigated the visual acuity...

    Authors: Hongxia Gong, Bin Wu and Shiyong Xie
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:412
  21. Cryptococcosis is one of the most frequent fungal eye infections in patients with immunosuppression. Currently, treatment approaches for non-meningeal, non-pulmonary cryptococcosis are based on those used for ...

    Authors: Yi-An Lu, Chun-Hsien Lin, Chia-Jen Chang, Kuo-Hsiung Shu, Mu-Chi Chung and Chien-Chih Chou
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:409
  22. Studies on the choroid of myopic eyes with posterior staphyloma have shown that choroidal thickness decreased. This retrospective study further analysed the effects of posterior scleral staphyloma on choroidal...

    Authors: Zhuo-hua Zhou, Pian-pian Xiong, Jiao Sun, Yan-ling Wang and Jia-lin Wang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:406
  23. Incomplete vascularization of the retina in preterm infants carries a risk of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). Progress in neonatal resuscitation in developing countries has led to the survival of an increasi...

    Authors: Chloé Carré, Niyazi Acar, Alejandra Daruich, Stéphane Grégoire, Lucy Martine, Bénédicte Buteau, Serge Aho, Petra Eid, Louis Arnould, Alain Marie Bron, Marine Driessen, Elsa Kermorvant, Emmanuel Simon, Catherine Creuzot-Garcher and Pierre-Henry Gabrielle
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:404
  24. This study aims to identify the relationship between iris -ciliary angle (ICA) and the vault. Additionally, we also seek to investigate the chain mediating effects of the ICL haptic related factors on this rel...

    Authors: Weina Tan, Zheng Wang, Qingyan Zeng, Xiaohua Lei, Chao Pan, Bao Shu, Lina Jin and Qian Chen
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:403
  25. Neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is responsible for the majority of severe vision loss cases and is mainly caused by choroidal neovascularization (CNV). This condition persists or recurs in a...

    Authors: Nana Xu, Tao Sun, Yulan Wang, Xiaowei Tong, Shiheng Lu, Fan Yang, Jing Wang, Qiyu Bo, Junran Sun and Xiaodong Sun
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:401
  26. To evaluate outcomes of panretinal photocoagulation (PRP) plus intravitreal conbercept (IVC) for diabetic retinopathy (DR) in real world and explore risk factors for patients with poor reactivity and presence ...

    Authors: Xin Wang, Jing Yao, Shengen Li, Wenyi Zhang, Lijun Wang and Aiyi Zhou
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:400
  27. Trabeculectomy (trab) is the most effective surgical procedure for lowering IOP and preventing glaucoma progression. However, decline in best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA) is one of the most serious postopera...

    Authors: Yoko Takeda, Naoki Takahashi, Naoki Kiyota, Taiki Kokubun, Satoru Tsuda, Kazuko Omodaka, Yu Yokoyama and Toru Nakazawa
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:399
  28. People with leprosy who have been declared Release From Treatment (RFT) are often not aware of the leprosy sequelae possibility which can decrease their quality of life. This could be because they have been ad...

    Authors: Yunia Irawati, Gitalisa Andayani, Tri Rahayu, Hindun Zakiyah, Dewinta Retno Kurniawardhani, Carennia Paramita, Anna Puspitasari Bani, Hisar Daniel, Made Susiyanti, Yeni Dwi Lestari, Dewi Friska, Sri Linuwih Menaldi and Melinda Harini
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:398
  29. To evaluate factors associated with better outcomes from optical treatment alone in amblyopic children from 3 up to 7 years.

    Authors: Rosa Hernández-Andrés, María Josefa Luque, Miguel-Ángel Serrano, Andrew Scally and Brendan T Barrett
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2023 23:396

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  30. 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
  31. 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

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