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Editorial

The macular edema

Malla OK, Professor and Head, Department of Ophthalmology

Kathmandu Medical College, Sinamangal, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Endothelial cell loss after small incision cataract surgery

Thakur SKD1 Dan A2, Singh M1, Banerjee A1, Ghosh A3, Bhaduri G1

1Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Kolkata, West Bengal, India 2Associate Professor, Community Medicine NRS Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata 3Department of Ophthalmology, North Bengal Medical College and Hospital, Siliguri, West Bengal, India

endothelial cell, small incision cataract surgery, specular microscope

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Ocular morbidity among primary school children of Dhulikhel, Nepal

Sherpa D1 Pant CR2, Joshi N3

1Assistant Professor, Nepal Eye Hospital, Tripureshwor, Kathmandu 2Professor, Department of Ophthalmolgy, Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, Dhulikhel Hospital, Dhulikhel, Kavrepalanchowk, Nepal 3Optometry, BP Koirala Lions Centre For Ophthalmic Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal

primary school children, refractive error

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Ocular manifestations in Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

Puri L R1 Shrestha GB2, Shah DN2, Chaudhary M2, Thakur A1

1Sagarmatha Choudhary Eye Hospital, Lahan, Nepal 2Department of Ophthalmology, BPKLCOS, Institute of Medicine, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu

herpes virus, herpes zoster, conjunctivitis, keratitis

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Cataract surgery in camp patients: a study on visual outcomes

Pai S G Kamath SJ, Kedia V, Shruthi K , Pai A

Department of Ophthalmology, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Karnataka-575001, India

cataract surgery, eye camp, visual outcomes

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Presbyopia and its anatomical and physiological variants

Gupta M1 Sukul R R1,Gupta Y1, Dey M3, Phougat A3, Bhardwaj U3, Dixit S3

1Reader, Department Of Physiology 2Professor, 3Resident, Institute of ophthalmology Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India

Presbyopia, central corneal thickness, anterior chamber depth, lens thickness, axial length

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Pterygium surgery with conjunctival limbal autograft with fibrin glue under topical anaesthesia with lignocaine 2% jelly

Mithal C Agarwal P, Mithal N

Department of Ophthalmology, Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College, Meerut, UP, India

fibrin glue, pterygium, topical anaesthesia, conjunctival autograft

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Accommodation: Its relation to refractive errors, amblyopia and biometric parameters

Maheshwari R1 Sukul R R1, Gupta Y1, Gupta M2, Phougat A3, Dey M3, Jain R3, Srivastava G3, Bhardwaj U3, Dikshit S3

1Professor, 3Resident, Institute of Ophthalmology 2Reader, Department of Physiology Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India

accommodation, refractive error, amblyopia, biometric changes

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Evaluation of tear film stability before and after laser in situ keratomileusis

Shrestha GS1 Wagh S2 , Darak A3

1B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal 2Bharati Vidyapeeth University School of Optometry, Katraj, Pune, India 2Consultant Ophthalmologist, Wagh Eye Clinic, Shivajinagar, Pune, India 3Conultant Ophthlamologist and Lasik Surgeon, Zy- vision, 101 Trikaya house, Deendayal Hospital Lane, FC Road, Pune 411 004, India

Dry eye, LASIK, Schirmer test, tear film stability

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A comparative bacteriological profile and antibiogram of dacryocystitis

Shah C P Santani D

Jodhpur National University, Narnadi, Jhanwar Road, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Acute dacryocystitis, chronic dacryocystitis, lacrimal sac, nasolacrimal duct

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Validation of performance of certified medical assistants in preschool vision screening examination

Adhikari S Shrestha U

Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Gaushala Kathmandu, Nepal

preschool children, amblyopia, HOTV chart, Bruckner test

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Glaucoma at a tertiary referral eye hospital in Nepal

Paudyal I1 Thapa S S1, Paudyal G2, Gurung R2, Ruit S2

1Nepal Glaucoma Eye Clinic, Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu, Nepal 2Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu, Nepal

glaucoma, open-angle, angle-closure, lens-induced

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Pattern of fungal isolates in cases of corneal ulcer in the western periphery of Nepal

Ganguly S1 Salma KC2, Kansakar I2, Sharma M3, Bastola P3, Pradhan R1

1Birtamode Eye Hospital, Charpane -1, Jhapa, Nepal 2Lumbini Eye Institute, Siddharthanagar – 3, Rupandehi, Bhairahawa, Nepal 3Gandaki Medical College, Pokhara, Nepal

cornea, fungal ulcer, fusarium, unidentified dematiaceous fungus

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Scleral buckle surgery for pseudophakic and aphakic retinal detachment in western Nepal

Byanju RN 1 Bajimaya S2, Kansakar I1, Melamud A3

1Lumbini Eye Institute, Bhairahawa, Nepal, 2Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Gaushala Bridge, Kathmandu, Nepal, 3Retina Society, Washington, DC, USA

scleral buckle, pseudophakia, retinal detachment

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Clinical profile and visual outcome following pars plana vitrectomy in acute post-operative endophthalmitis

Thapa R1 Paudyal G2

1Assistant Professor, 2Professor Vitreo-retina Service, Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu, Nepal

Endophthalmitis, vitrectomy, cataract surgery, visual outcome

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Review Articles

Sympathetic ophthalmia: Enucleation or evisceration?

Manandhar A

Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu, Nepal

sympathetic ophthalmia, enucleation, evisceration

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Case Reports

Tuberculous dacryoadenitis in a child

Chakraborti C, Biswas R, Mondal M. Muknopadhya U, Datta J

Department of Ophthalmology, Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital Kolkata - 700014, India

Tuberculosis, lacrimal gland, histopathology Chakraborti C et al Tuberculous dacryoadenitis Nepal J Ophthalmol 2011; 3 (6):210-213 Received on: 12.01.2011 Accepted on: 29.05.2011 Address for correspondence: Dr Chandana Chakraborti,MD Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology Calcutta National Medical College, Sundari Mohan Avenue, Kolkata 700014 A/1/1, Pearl Apartment 50B,Kailas Bose Street Kolkata 700006 Tel: +91-98301 58243, 9830082545, Fax: +91-33-22843582 E-mail: cchakoptha@yahoo.com Introduction Tuberculous dacryoadenitis is an uncommon clinical entity with the diagnosis usually made on the basis of histopathological examination of the lacrimal gland (Bansal et al 2006). Malignancy, developmental anomalies, and nontuberculous infections are the common orbital lesions noted in children (Oakhill et al 1982). .Orbital tuberculosis is relatively more common in children, girls more likely to be affected than boys. The disease is usually unilateral and slowly progressive. The left orbit is more commonly involved than the right (Sen et al 1980). We report a case of

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Cortical blindness and paraplegia following hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy as a complication of common krait bite

Samanta SK1 Mahapatra NC,2 Fariduddin K3 Mazumdar DB,4 Mandal K5

1Associate Professor (Ophthalmology), 2Associate Professor (Pediatric Medicine) 3Senior Resident (Ophthalmology), 4Medical Officer (Ophthalmology), Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata 5Assistant Professor (Pediatric Medicine), North Bengal Medical College, Sushruta Nagar, Darjeeling, West Bengal

snake bite, common krait, anti-venom, hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, cortical blindness

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Limits and chances in an unfortunate course of recurrent orbital rhabdomyosarcoma

Rustemeyer J1 Günther L1, Junker K 2

1Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Clinic Center Bremen-Mitte, School of Medicine of the University of Göttingen, 28177 Bremen, Germany 2Institute of Pathology, Clinic Center Bremen-Mitte, School of Medicine of the University of Göttingen, 28177 Bremen, Germany

Orbital rhabdomyosarcoma, recurrence, orbital exenteration

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Cavernous lymphangioma of eyelid - a rare case report

Sanjiv Kumar1 Sandeep Kumar1, Malik VK1, Jain K1, Jain C1, Kamboj R1, Bansal R2

Departments of 1Ophthalmology and 2Pathology Subharti Medical College, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India

lymphangioma, eyelid, cavernous type

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Ophthalmomyiasis in humans

Chakraborti C1 Mukhopadhya U2, Mondal M3, Giri D3, Khan M4

1Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata, West Bengal, India 2Department of Ophthalmology, RIO, Kolkata 3Department of Ophthalmology, Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital 4IPGMER, Kolkata

Ophthalmomyiasis, Oestrous ovis, conjunctivitis

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An unusual case of anisocoria in a child with bleeding aneurysm of posterior communicating artery and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

Mahapatra NC Bandyopadhyay A, Samanta SK, Dolui S, Fariduddin K

Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata. West Bengal. India.

ITP, children, leaking aneurysm, anisocoria

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Alport Syndrome: case report and review of ocular manifestations

Charu Jain V K Malik, Reny Kamboj, Sanjeev Kumar, Sandeep Kumar, Kirti Jain

Department of Ophthalmology, Subharti Institute of Medical Sciences Delhi Haridwar Bypass Road, NH 58, Meerut (U.P), India

Alport Syndrome, hereditary nephritis, lenticonus, deafness, retinopathy

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Ocular surface squamous neoplasia in a young adult – its nature and unusual course

Panda A Sasikala NK

Cornea, Refractive and Glaucoma Services, Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, 110029, India

N/A

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Letter to Editor

A need for an awareness campaign about nutrition and hygiene while conducting school eye health programs

Pokharel A, MD N/A

Nepal Eye Hospital, Tripureshwor, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Letter to Editor

Management of corneal vascularization

Chaudhary M

BP Koirala Lion’s Center for Ophthalmic Studies, TUTH Kathmandu, Nepal

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Letter to Editor

Challenges in the management of corneal ulcer

Sharma A

Biratnagar Eye Hospital, Biratnagar, Nepal

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Letter to Editor

Needle capsulorhexis in intumescent white cataract using slow injecting viscoelastic device through an anterior chamber maintainer

Rahar S Sethi H, Sethi H, Gupta VS

Department of Ophthalmology, Safdarjung Hospital and Vardhaman Mahaveer Medical College New Delhi, India

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