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Consider different iris lesion forms before final clinical diagnosis
Consider different iris lesion forms before final clinical diagnosisUse these pearls to better diagnose and treat iris lesions.
Importance of adherence and follow-up in patients with diabetic retinopathyA 37-year-old male came to my office for the first time in 2014 for a diabetes eye examination at the insistence of his primary-care provider (PCP).
Violating ‘taboos’ to treat a suprachoroidal hemorrhage
Violating ‘taboos’ to treat a suprachoroidal hemorrhageA group of surgeons were faced with a suprachoroidal hemorrhage following trauma, and decided to break the ‘rules’ when tackling the case, and came out with surprisingly good results.
Blue eyes linked to alcoholism
Blue eyes linked to alcoholismResearchers from the University of Vermont have say that people with blue eyes have a higher chance of becoming alcoholics, according to a study published in the American Journal of Medical Genetics: Neuropsychiatric Genetics (Part B).
Rapper’s wife receives controversial implant to change eye color
Rapper’s wife receives controversial implant to change eye colorYour patients may have seen wife of rapper T.I. and reality star Tameka “Tiny” Harris appear on Good Morning America this week to reveal she had undergone surgery to permanently change her brown eyes to “ice gray,” sparking a national conversation about the safety of such a procedure.
Custom iris prosthesis benefits aniridic patientsA custom flexible, silicone iris prosthesis (CustomFlex, HumanOptics) provides visual and cosmetic improvements for patients with complete or partial aniridia.