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Cataract Culprits ( Genes linked to cataract formation )

Cataract Culprits ( Genes linked to cataract formation )

Cataract Culprits ( Genes linked to cataract formation ) When cataracts encroach on the eyes, the only effective remedy is to surgically replace the eyes’ lenses with synthetic substitutes. But what if scientists found a way to delay or prevent cataracts from forming in the first place? Cataract culprits A study of regulatory genes by the Lachke Lab at the ... Read More »

Multifocal IOL evolution

Multifocal IOL evolution

Multifocal IOL evolution By Cheryl Guttman Krader; Reviewed by Rudy M.M.A. Nuijts, MD, PhD, and Soraya M.R. Jonker, MD Maastricht, The Netherlands—If the ultimate goal of implanting a multifocal IOL (MFIOL) is to achieve spectacle independence after cataract surgery, then choosing a lens with a trifocal diffractive optic may be more advantageous than one with a bifocal diffractive design. Such is ... Read More »

Femtosecond laser makes cataract surgery easier ( Pizza Slices Technique)

Femtosecond laser makes cataract surgery easier ( Pizza Slices Technique)

Femtosecond laser makes cataract surgery easier ( Pizza Slices Technique) In this video we can see how (FLACS) Femtosecond laser assisted cataract makes it easier by doing a complete circular capsulorehxsis and by cutting the nucleus with a sextan cuts into small triangles and also by softening the remaining nucleus into small cubes. The role of femtosecond lasers in cataract ... Read More »

Cut the zonules and get the rhexis back

Cut the zonules and get the rhexis back

Cut the zonules and get the rhexis back when the edge of the capsulorhexis extends to the jungle of the zonules you can cut some of them and get the rhexis back Capsulorhexis is a technique used to remove the lens capsule during cataract surgery. The spelling has varied between having one or two ‘r’s. It generally refers to removal ... Read More »

Blue dot congenital cataract

Blue dot congenital cataract

Blue dot congenital cataract By Dr.Abu Ali Kalani Spot Diagnosis and management?? By Dr.Dr-Axmed Xalaal blue dot congenital cataract. if not visually significant no treatment required except for close observation. By Dr.Soha Mohamed Blue dot cataract , if don’t affect vision , nothing to be done   Clinical Characteristics Ocular Features Lens opacities of tiny blue or white color generally ... Read More »

Clomide (clomiphene) induced cataract

Clomide (clomiphene) induced cataract OCT

Clomide (clomiphene) induced cataract  By Dr.Mohamed Sharaf Any one confronted with a case of Clomide (clomiphene) induced cataract before????, i had seen two cases so far this 32 y female patient with long history of clomide use complaining of recent diminution of vision in her both eyes 4 months ago!! Clomid Side Effects   General At recommended dosages, clomiphene (the ... Read More »

CME after uncomplicated extracapsular cataract

CME after uncomplicated extracapsular cataract

(a)Patient with CME after uncomplicated extracapsular cataract extraction. Cystoid spaces are evident. There is no VMT. (b)After 2 months of treatment with topical nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drops, much of the edema has resolved Source: Ophthalmology Notes CME after uncomplicated extracapsular cataract Read More »

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