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  1. To compare the aqueous humor (AH) and the serum clusterin levels of patients with pseudoexfoliation syndrome (PEX), pseudoexfoliation glaucoma (PEXG), and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) with each other and...

    Authors: Fuat Yavrum, Ufuk Elgin, Zeynep Adiyaman Kocer, Vildan Fidanci and Emine Sen

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:25

    Content type: Research article

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  2. Orbital aspergillosis is a rare sight- and life-threatening fungal infection affecting immunocompromised or otherwise healthy patients. It is often misdiagnosed due to its unspecific clinical and radiologic ap...

    Authors: Mael Lever, Benjamin Wilde, Roman Pförtner, Cornelius Deuschl, Oliver Witzke, Stefanie Bertram, Anja Eckstein and Peter-Michael Rath

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:22

    Content type: Case report

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  3. Implantation of the posterior chamber phakic intraocular lens has been widely performed to correct high and extreme myopia. Chronic intraocular pressure (IOP) elevation may occur in its late postoperative peri...

    Authors: Rongrong Hu, Wei Xu, Baishuang Huang and Xiaoyu Wang

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:20

    Content type: Case report

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  4. The use of capsular tension ring (CTR) implantation to treat cataract patients with weak zonules is still controversial. The aim of this study was to examine the effects of CTR implantation on capsular stabili...

    Authors: Shangfei Yang, Hui Jiang, Kailai Nie, Liwen Feng and Wei Fan

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:19

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Early detection of glaucoma is paramount to maintain patients’ eyesight, however glaucomatous vision loss tends to begin in the periphery with up to 50% of patients unaware they are affected. Because glaucomat...

    Authors: Anna Neustaeter, Ilja Nolte, Harold Snieder and Nomdo M. Jansonius

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:18

    Content type: Study protocol

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  6. Ultrasound cycloplasty (UCP) is a non-invasive procedure for glaucoma treatment. Using high-intensity focused ultrasound to work on the ciliary body, the generation of aqueous humor can be reduced and the drai...

    Authors: Jihan Luo, Zhen Liu, Lin Zhao, Yi Zhou, Li Kong and Yang Sun

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:16

    Content type: Case report

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  7. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends annual mass azithromycin distribution until districts drop below 5% prevalence of trachomatous inflammation—follicular (TF). Districts with very low TF prevalence...

    Authors: Abdou Amza, Boubacar Kadri, Beido Nassirou, Ahmed M. Arzika, Ariana Austin, Fanice Nyatigo, Elodie Lebas, Benjamin F. Arnold, Thomas M. Lietman and Catherine E. Oldenburg

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:15

    Content type: Study protocol

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  8. The treatment efficacy of botulinum toxin bilateral medial rectus injections for acute acquired concomitant esotropia (AACE) in adult is not clear. We characterize the effects of botulinum toxin injection in t...

    Authors: Minghua Shi, Yuanxiang Zhou, Aijiao Qin, Jing Cheng and Hongxing Ren

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:9

    Content type: Research article

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  9. However there have been numerous investigations of intrascleral intraocular lens (IOL) fixation techniques, there is room for improvement in terms of simplifying complicated techniques and reducing the high le...

    Authors: Tatsuya Jujo, Jiro Kogo, Hiroki Sasaki, Reio Sekine, Keiji Sato, Sakura Ebisutani, Yasuhiro Toyoda, Yasushi Kitaoka and Hitoshi Takagi

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:8

    Content type: Research article

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  10. A prospective cohort study was performed to evaluate whether the Optical Quality Analysis System (OQAS) can serve as a valuable additional indicator for appropriate posterior capsulotomy referral.

    Authors: Bo Lu, Weijie Zhu, Yu Fan, Dong Shi and Liwei Ma

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:7

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) is a sporadic congenital disorder, characterized by unilateral facial nevus flammeus associated with ipsilateral glaucoma, choroidal angioma and leptomeningeal hemangiomas. SWS can ...

    Authors: Hongxi Wang, Nana Dong, Li Tan and Chukai Huang

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:6

    Content type: Case report

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  12. To study the enlargement rate of primary geographic atrophy (GA) before and after diagnosis of a secondary choroidal neovascularization (CNV) treated with anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) therapy.

    Authors: Jakob Siedlecki, Caroline Koch, Benedikt Schworm, Raffael Liegl, Thomas Kreutzer, Karsten U. Kortuem, Ricarda Schumann, Siegfried G. Priglinger and Armin Wolf

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:4

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  13. To assess the prevalence and demographics of lower eyelid epiblepharon in Chinese preschool children and to evaluate its association with refractive errors.

    Authors: Deyi Zhuo, Si Chen, Xiaofang Ren, Bingsong Wang, Linbo Liu and Lin Xiao

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:3

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  14. To compare different clinical and Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography (SD-OCT) features of high myopic eyes with Stickler syndrome (STL) with matched controls.

    Authors: Olivia Xerri, Federico Bernabei, Elise Philippakis, Cyril Burin-Des-Roziers, Pierre-Olivier Barale, Olivier Laplace, Claire Monin, Dominique Bremond-Gignac, Gilles Guerrier, Sophie Valleix, Antoine Brezin and Pierre-Raphaël Rothschild

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:2

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  15. Vision loss is a major public health concern that significantly affects developing countries, including South Africa. Although existing literature have reported on the prevalence, causes, and impact of vision ...

    Authors: Emmanuel Kofi Addo, Kwadwo Owusu Akuffo, Ronel Sewpaul, Natisha Dukhi, Eldad Agyei-Manu, Akosua Kesewah Asare, David Ben Kumah, Moses Awuni and Priscilla Reddy

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2021 21:1

    Content type: Research article

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  16. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Jaeryung Kim, Sung-Ho Choi, Dong Hui Lim, Gil-Joong Yoon and Tae-Young Chung

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:492

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:192

  17. The purpose of the study was to explore the immunological components that are responsible for the proliferative alterations in the different forms of retinal detachment (RD).

    Authors: Anikó Balogh, Tibor Milibák, Viktória Szabó, Zoltán Zsolt Nagy, Kai Kaarniranta and Miklós D. Resch

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:491

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  18. The aim of this retrospective study was to compare the efficacy and safety profile of a single XEN-microstent in different types of primary and secondary open angle glaucoma.

    Authors: Marc Schargus, Theresa Theilig, Matus Rehak, Catharina Busch, Caroline Bormann and Jan Darius Unterlauft

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:490

    Content type: Research article

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  19. Anterior uveitis secondary to topical brimonidine administration is rare and not well-defined. In glaucoma patients using brimonidine, one must consider this phenomenon to avoid mis-diagnosis and over-treatmen...

    Authors: Susanne Hopf, Karl Mercieca, Norbert Pfeiffer and Verena Prokosch-Willing

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:489

    Content type: Research article

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  20. Collagen cross-linking of the sclera is a promising approach to strengthen scleral rigidity and thus to inhibit eye growth in progressive myopia. Additionally, cross-linking might inhibit degrading processes i...

    Authors: Konstantin Krasselt, Cornelius Frommelt, Robert Brunner, Franziska Georgia Rauscher, Mike Francke and Nicole Körber

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:488

    Content type: Research article

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  21. Choroidal ganglioneuroma is an extremely rare tumor, and there is little knowledge regarding its pathogenesis. We aimed to investigate the phenotypic and genetic alterations in one sporadic patient with a rare...

    Authors: Zhaoxin Jiang, Ting Zhang, Chonglin Chen, Limei Sun, Songshan Li and Xiaoyan Ding

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:487

    Content type: Research article

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  22. Chorioretinal fold (CFs) is a rare condition resulting from undulations in the choriocapillaris, Bruch's membrane, retinal pigment epithelium and occasionally neurosensory retina. It can be idiopathic or due t...

    Authors: Nan-Ni Chen, Chien-Hsiung Lai, Tsai Yueh-Ju and Chau -Yin Chen

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:486

    Content type: Case report

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  23. Usher syndrome is a disease with a heterogeneous phenotype and genotype. Our purpose was to identify the gene mutation in a Chinese family with Usher syndrome type 2 and describe the clinical features.

    Authors: Dongjun Xing, Huaiyu Zhou, Rongguo Yu, Linni Wang, Liying Hu, Zhiqing Li and Xiaorong Li

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:485

    Content type: Case report

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  24. We have generated two mouse models, in one by inserting the human lens αAN101D transgene in CRYαAN101D mice, and in the other by inserting human wild-type αA-transgene in CRYαAWT mice. The CRYαAN101D mice develop...

    Authors: Om Srivastava, Kiran Srivastava, Roy Joseph and Landon Wilson

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:484

    Content type: Research article

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  25. Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) in pregnancy has rarely been described. A differential diagnosis between inflammatory, idiopathic, and myopic CNV may be challenging. Moreover, there is no consensus on manag...

    Authors: Emilia Maggio, Maurizio Mete, Antonio Polito, Gloria Parrozzani and Grazia Pertile

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:483

    Content type: Case report

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  26. Ocular involvement in catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome (CAPS), a rare, life-threatening form of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) that results in multiorgan failure and a high mortality rate, has rarely be...

    Authors: Young In Yun, Ji Hyun Kim, Seon Hee Lim, Yo Han Ahn, Hee Gyung Kang, Il-Soo Ha and Baek-Lok Oh

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:482

    Content type: Case report

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  27. The purpose of this study was to investigate the agreement of lens thickness (LT) measurements made by contact A-scan ultrasonography and Lenstar LS900 as well as the influence of anterior chamber depth (ACD) ...

    Authors: Jiayi Xu, Chen Li, Lijun Wang, Caixin Li, Xin Li and Peirong Lu

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:481

    Content type: Research article

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  28. Generally, the loss rate of human endothelial cells (HCEC) in routine cataract surgery is 8.5%. When the corneal endothelial cells density (ECD) drops, the HCEC may decompensate to keep cornea dehydration whic...

    Authors: Fang-Chi Hsiao, Hung-Ta Chen, Kuan-Jen Chen, Yi-Jen Hsueh, Yaa-Jyuhn James Meir, Tsai-Te Lu, Chao-Min Cheng, Wei-Chi Wu and Hung-Chi Chen

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:480

    Content type: Case report

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  29. We report a case of white circular spots of iridian atrophy, which we will call “polka dots” pattern, as a rare ophthalmological finding associated with uveitis secondary to varicella-zoster virus and Toxoplasma ...

    Authors: Juliana Muñoz-Ortiz, Olga Lorena Rubio-Romero, Maria Cecilia Cedeño, Karla Arteaga-Rivera and Alejandra de-la-Torre

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:479

    Content type: Case report

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  30. The effect and safety of atropine on delaying the progression of myopia has been extensively studied, but its optimal dose is still unclear. Therefore, the purpose of this meta-analysis is to systematically ev...

    Authors: Congling Zhao, Chunyan Cai, Qiang Ding and Hongbin Dai

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:478

    Content type: Research article

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  31. To evaluate the choroidal changes in Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) secondary glaucoma and non-glaucoma port-wine stain (PWS) patients by enhanced depth imaging optical coherence tomography (EDI-OCT).

    Authors: Yue Wu, Lulu Huang, Yixin Liu, Li Xu and Wenyi Guo

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:477

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  32. To report undescribed characteristics of patients with bilateral diffuse uveal melanocytic proliferation (BDUMP) on ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM) and high-frequency B-scan ultrasonography.

    Authors: Jingli Guo, Wenyi Tang, Wei Liu, Min Zhou, Qing Chang, Chunhui Jiang, Gezhi Xu, Wenji Wang and Qian Chen

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:476

    Content type: Case report

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  33. Offspring of parent(s) with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) have a 45% lifetime risk of developing the disease. High foveal macular pigment optical density (MPOD) is protective, whereas individuals with...

    Authors: Grant A. Rutledge, Steven G. Pratt, Stuart P. Richer, Byki Huntjens, C. Blake Perry, Gunilla Pratt and Carla Podella

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:473

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  34. Structural changes of the choroid, such as choroidal thickening, have been indicated in amblyopic eyes with hyperopic anisometropia as compared to fellow or healthy eyes. The purpose of the present study was t...

    Authors: Syunsuke Araki, Atsushi Miki, Katsutoshi Goto, Tsutomu Yamashita, Tsuyoshi Yoneda, Atsushi Fujiwara, Kazuko Haruishi, Yoshiaki Ieki, Junichi Kiryu, Goro Maehara and Kiyoshi Yaoeda

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:472

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  35. To analyze the distribution of manifest lesions of diabetic retinopathy (DR) by fundus fluorescein angiography (FFA) and color fundus photography (FP).

    Authors: Xiaoli Li, Jie Xie, Liang Zhang, Ying Cui, Guanrong Zhang, Jun Wang, Aiping Zhang, Xiangting Chen, Tian Huang and Qianli Meng

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:471

    Content type: Research article

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  36. Proliferative retinopathy is an uncommon feature of Vogt Koyanagi Harada (VKH) disease which might indicate poor uveitis control in these patients. We aim to describe the clinical features and outcome of manag...

    Authors: Moustafa S. Magliyah, Abdulmajeed S. Al-Fakhri and Hassan A. Al-Dhibi

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:470

    Content type: Case report

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  37. To compare the efficiency of preloaded vs manually loaded IOL (P-IOL vs M-IOL, respectively) delivery systems in cataract surgery in the largest ambulatory surgery center of Northwestern China.

    Authors: Yazhen Wu, Hong Yan and Weijia Yan

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:469

    Content type: Research article

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