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Lateral Canthotomy/Cantholysis

June 5, 2023

As ophthalmologists, it is important to be prepared to perform an emergent lateral canthotomy and cantholysis in cases of orbital compartment syndrome, a rare but serious condition that can occur after trauma or surgery. In this blog post, we will…

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Dacryocystitis

June 5, 2023

Dacryocystitis is a common condition in ophthalmology that occurs when the lacrimal sac becomes infected and inflamed. This condition can cause a range of symptoms, including eye redness, pain, tearing, and discharge. In this blog post, we will discuss the…

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Pregnancy Related Eye Issues

June 5, 2023

Pregnancy can bring about a variety of changes to a woman’s body, including changes to the eyes and vision. Ophthalmologists should be aware of these potential pregnancy-related eye problems, which may require prompt evaluation and management. Here are some of…

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Subperiosteal Abscess Indications Drainage

June 5, 2023

Subperiosteal abscesses in the setting of pediatric orbital cellulitis can be a serious condition that requires prompt and appropriate management to prevent potential complications. When deciding whether to drain a subperiosteal abscess, ophthalmologists should consider several factors, including the age…

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Pediatric Orbital Tumors

June 5, 2023

Plateau iris syndrome is a type of glaucoma that is characterized by an anatomically narrow angle between the iris and the trabecular meshwork, despite a deep anterior chamber. Here are some important points to keep in mind about the definition,…

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Ruptured Globe Ocular Injury

June 5, 2023

A ruptured globe is a serious ocular injury that requires prompt and appropriate treatment in order to minimize the risk of complications and preserve visual function. Here is a step-by-step guide for managing a ruptured globe: Evaluate the extent of…

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