- Heterokromi. Başarır, Berna; Altan, Çiğdem // Turkish Journal of Ophthalmology / Turk Oftalmoloji Dergisi;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p68
Heterochromia is a condition of color difference between the two eyes. It is composed by the words heteros (different) and chromos (color). It can either be sporadic or benign but also can be an indicator of an eye disease. The abnormal iris can be hypochrome or hyperchrome. It can be congenital...
- Iris scanning safe, AAO says. // Ophthalmology Times;09/01/98, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p11
Reports on the statement by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) that iris scanning is safer and less invasive than other ocular identification systems. Factors for the safety of the procedure; Use of low levels of visible light.
- What's Your Diagnosis? // Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p73
Describes the case of a 1-year-old boy diagnosed with congenital iris ectropion syndrome associated with glaucoma. Medical history of the patient; Result of the boy's ocular examination; Findings of his disc evaluation.
- WHEN THINGS AREN'T PERFECT AFTER SURGERY. Masket, Samuel // Review of Ophthalmology;Mar2009 Part 2 of 2, Vol. 16, p5
The article discusses complications after cataract surgeries. It notes that two percent of surgeries are associated with posterior capsule ruptures. A common post-cataract surgery complication is positive or negative dysphotopsia. Positive dysphotopsia is when the patient notice visual light...
- ASCRS survey results prompt IFIS education campaign. Hasson, Matt // Ocular Surgery News Europe/Asia-Pacific Edition;Sep2008, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p22
The article focuses on the results of an American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ACRS) online member survey which revealed that most surgeons believe intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS) increases the difficulty and the risks of cataract surgery. The ASCRS and the American...
- Iris ring melanoma: fine needle biopsy. Char, D. H.; Kemlitz, A. E.; Miller, I.; Crawford, J. B. // British Journal of Ophthalmology;Apr2006, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p420
Aims: To delineate the diagnostic accuracy of fine needle biopsy in iris ring melanoma and determine the tumour related mortality of this neoplasm. Methods: A retrospective analysis of 22 patients with iris melanomas that involve the entire 360 degrees of the anterior chamber angle. Results:...
- Ophthalmology groups educate PCPs on link between alpha-blockers, IFIS. Hasson, Matt // Primary Care Optometry News;Aug2008, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p8
The article offers information on a collaborative initiative launched by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology to better educate prescribing doctors about intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS), which can occur during...
- Don't it make my blue eyes brown: heterochromia and other abnormalities of the iris. Rennie, I G // Eye;Jan2012, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p29
Eye colour is one of the most important characteristics in determining facial appearance. In this paper I shall discuss the anatomy and genetics of normal eye colour, together with a wide and diverse range of conditions that may produce an alteration in normal iris pigmentation or form.
- Ocular pharmacokinetics of bimatoprost formulated in DuraSite compared to bimatoprost 0.03% ophthalmic solution in pigmented rabbit eyes. Shafiee, Afshin; Bowman, Lyle M.; Hou, Eddie; Hosseini, Kamran // Clinical Ophthalmology;2013, Vol. 7, p1549
Purpose: To compare the aqueous humor (AH) and iris-ciliary body (ICB) concentration of bimatoprost in rabbit eyes treated with ISV-215 (0.03% bimatoprost formulated in DuraSite) with the marketed product bimatoprost 0.03% ophthalmic solution. Methods: The left eye of rabbits received a single...