Recent Submissions

  • Mechanisms of intravitreal toxicity of indocyanine green dye 

    Rodrigues, Eduardo Buchele [UNIFESP]; Meyer, Carsten H. [UNIFESP]; Mennel, Stefan; Farah, Michel Eid [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007-09-01)
    Purpose: Indocyanine green (ICG) dye was shown to improve the visualization of preretinal tissues during chromovitrectomy. However, controversy arose regarding the safety of intravitreal ICG application, because worse ...
  • Ocular rosacea 

    Alvarenga, Lênio Souza [UNIFESP]; Mannis, Mark J. [UNIFESP] (Ethis Communicatins, Inc, 2005-01-01)
    Rosacea is a common skin disease that frequently involves the eye. Although the pathogenesis of the disease remains undefined, recent findings suggest that an altered inflammatory response plays an important role in both ...
  • BEHCETS-DISEASE IN BRAZIL - A REVIEW OF 49 CASES WITH EMPHASIS ON OPHTHALMIC MANIFESTATIONS 

    Barra, C.; Belfort, Rubens Junior [UNIFESP]; Abreu, Mariza Toledo de [UNIFESP]; Kim, M. K.; Martins, M. C.; Petrilli, Ana Maria Noriega [UNIFESP] (Japan J Ophthalmol, 1991-01-01)
    At the Uveitis Clinic of the Department of Ophthalmology of the Escola Paulista de Medicina, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Behcet's disease was diagnosed in 49 patients, representing 2.0% of the total uveitis cases attended during ...
  • Novel Vitreous Modulators for Pharmacologic Vitreolysis in the Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy 

    Costa, Elaine de Paula Fiod [UNIFESP]; Rodrigues, Eduardo Buchele [UNIFESP]; Farah, Michel Eid [UNIFESP]; Sebag, Jerry; Meyer, Carsten H. [UNIFESP] (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2011-03-01)
    Vitreous constitutes about 80% of the volume of the human eye. It is an extended extracellular matrix that is composed of collagen, hyaluronan, and other extracellular matrix molecules, but mostly water. In both health as ...
  • Retinoblastoma in an adult: case report and literature review 

    Odashiro, Alexandre Nakao [UNIFESP]; Pereira, P. R.; Souza Filho, João Pessoa de [UNIFESP]; Cruess, SR; Burnier Júnior, Miguel Noel Nascente [UNIFESP] (Canadian Ophthal Soc, 2005-04-01)
    Retinoblastoma (RB) is a malignant neoplasm derived from photoreceptor precursor cells.' In more than 90% of cases, the diagnosis is established before the patient reaches 5 years of age.(2) RB is the most common intraocular ...