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Keratoconus: it is time to shake off old habits!

Dr Wilfried J Rademaker,

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Retinal nerve fibre layer thickness in a healthy Nepalese population by spectral domain optical coherence tomography

Madhu Thapa Safal Khanal, Gulsan B Shrestha, Ananda K Sharma

Department of Ophthalmology B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu

retinal nerve fibre layer, optical coherence tomography, optic nerve head

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A novel nucleus extraction technique using a vectis in sutureless, manual, small-incision cataract surgery

Yuan Zeng1 Jiang-wen Deng2 Jian-hua Gao3

Department of Ophthalmology (1)Chinese PLA General Hospital & Chinese PLA Medical School, Beijing (2)No.535 Hospital of PLA, Huaihua City, Hunan Province (3)Kunming General Hospital of Chengdu Military Command, Kunming City Yunnan Province, China

sutureless, manual, small-incision, cataract surgery (MSICS), nucleus extraction, vectis

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Comparison of intravitreal bevacizumab treatment between phakic and pseudophakic neovascular age-related macular degeneration patients

Abdullah Ozkaya Zeynep Alkin, Irfan Perente, Kemal Yuksel, Okkes Baz, Cengiz Alagoz, Ahmet Taylan Yazici, Ahmet Demirok

Beyoglu Eye Training and Research Hospital, and Medeniyet University, Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul, Turkey

angiogenesis, bevacizumab, cataract, lens, macular degeneration, VEGF

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Small-incision cataract surgery in patients with Fuch’s heterochromic iridocyclitis

R Bhargava 1 P Kumar 2, SK Sharma3, S Ranjan1, M Kumar 1, Rohini Godara

(1)Department of Ophthalmology, Santosh Medical College and Hospital, Ghaziabad (2)Department of Pathology, Santosh medical College and Hospital, Ghaziabad, (3)Director, Rotary Eye Hospital, Palampur, HP, India

Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis, small-incision cataract surgery, cystoid macular edema, posterior keratic precipitates

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Outcome of horizontal strabismus surgery and parents’satisfaction

Ananda K Sharma Madhu Thapa, Gulshan B Shrestha, Sanjeeta Sitaula,Gauri S Shrestha

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

Exotropia, esotropia, strabismus surgery, parental understanding

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Effectiveness of measuring the central field with the Berkeley field test

Gauri S Shrestha Sanjeeb K Mishra1, Gauri S Shrestha1, Hiral Korani2

(1)B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal (2)Lotus College of Optometry Juhu, Mumbai, India

Amsler chart, BCFT, visual field, maculopathy

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Eye donation awareness among medical and paramedical staff in a medical institute

Sudesh Kumar Arya Neeti Gupta, Archana Malik

Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India

eye donation, corneal blindness, visual impairment

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Comparative evaluation of time domain and spectral domain optical coherence tomography in retinal nerve fiber layer thickness measurements

Dewang Angmo 1 Shibal Bhartiya1, Sanjay K Mishra2 Reetika Sharma1 Amar Poojari1 Tanuj Dada1

(1)Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (2) R & R, Army Hospital, New Delhi 110029

RNFL thickness, spectral domain OCT, time domain OCT, glaucoma

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Biometric parameters and intra ocular lens power used for cataract eyes in Karnali, Nepal

Pawan Baral1 Nabin Baral2, Indra Man Maharjan2, Bhoj Raj Gautam2, Madhavendra Bhandari3

(1)The Fred Hollows Foundation PNG, Madang, Papua New Guinea (2)Himalaya Eye Hospital, Pokhara-4, Nepal (3)Twintech International University College of Technology Kuala Lumpur 52200, Malaysia

keratometry readings, axial length, IOL power, cataract, Karnali

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Ocular manifestations of childhood acute leukemia in a tertiary- level eye centre of Kathmandu, Nepal

Deepak Khadka1 Ananda K Sharma2, Jeevan K Shrestha2, Gauri S Shrestha2, Pun N Shrestha3 Suresh R Pant1 Bidya P Pant1

(1)Geta Eye Hospital, Dhangadhi, Kailali, (2)Institute of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies, (3)Kanti Children Hospital, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, NepalAbstract

Ocular manifestations, childhood acute leukemia, lymphoblastic leukemia, myeloblasticleukemia

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Ocular manifestations of childhood acute leukemia in a a tertiary-level eye centre of Kathmandu, Nepal

Deepak Khadka1 Ananda K Sharma2, Jeevan K Shrestha2, Gauri S Shrestha2, Pun N Shrestha3 Suresh R Pant1 Bidya P Pant1

(1)Geta Eye Hospital, Dhangadhi, Kailali, (2)Institute of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology B.P. Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies, (3)Kanti Children Hospital, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal Abstract

Ocular manifestations, childhood acute leukemia, lymphoblastic leukemia, myeloblasticleukemia

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Review Articles

Orbital manifestations in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

Punita Kumari Sodhi

Guru Nanak Eye Centre & Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

Orbit and AIDS, HIV positive and orbit, orbit manifestations in AIDS, orbital disease and AIDS, orbital infections and AIDS

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Case Reports

Bilateral central serous chorio-retinopathy in pregnancy presenting with severe visual loss

Chandana Chakraborti Swapan Kumar Samanta, Khandakar Faiduddin, Krittika Pal Choudhury, Sheuli Kumar, Ramkrishna Mondal

Calcutta National Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata West Bengal, India

CSCR, pregnancy, OCT

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Sac over the sac - a rare case of subcutaneous dirofilariasis over the lacrimal sac area1

Mahesh Kumar Shankar1 Satish Shet2 Piyush Gupta2 Shobha Druva Nadgir1

(1) Departments of 1Microbiology and (2)Ophthalmology KIMS, Hubli, Karnataka State, India

lacrimal sac, cuticle, dirofilaria repens, cyst, dirofilariasis

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Crystalline deposits in the macula – tamoxifen maculopathy or macular telangiectasia?

Roshija Khanal Rijal Chinmay Nakhwa, Manavi D Sindal

Aravind Eye Hospital & Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Pondicherry, 605007 India

Crystalline maculopathy, tamoxifen maculopathy, idiopathic macular telangiectasia Type 2.

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Anterior lens capsule rupture following minor blunt trauma with a past history of minimal change glomerulopathy

Stephen V Lau 1 Prerana Kansakar2, Ben Limbu2

(1) University of Sheffield Medical School, Sheffield, UK, S10 (2)RX 2Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Gaushala, Kathmandu, Nepal

Anterior lens capsule, rupture, blunt trauma, glomerulopathy

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A case of frost branch angitis in pregnancy : an unusual presentation

Meenakshi Wadhwani1 Varun Gogia2, Ashish Kakkar2, Raji Satyapal3, Pradeep Venkatesh2 Yograj Sharma2

(1)North Delhi Medical College, MalkaGanj, New Delhi (2)Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS (3)Army Medical College, Delhi

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Bilateral corneal perforation following the use of traditional herbal medicine treated with conjunctival flap

Varanisese Naviri

Roger Dethlefs Pacific Eye Institute, Suva, Fiji

herbal medicine, corneal perforation, conjunctival flap

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Letter to Editor

Ocular cysticercosis: diagnosis and treatment

Ananda K Sharma

Associate Professor Department of Ophthalmology, Institute of Medicine B. P. Koirala Lion’s Centre for Ophthalmic Studies Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal E-mail: dr.anandasharma@gmail.com

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Letter to Editor

Phaco capsulotomy in intumescent cataract

Prabhushanker Mahalingam1 Kumar Sambhav2

(1)Consultant, Sankara Eye Centre, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India (2)Consultant, Brar Eye Hospital, Kotkapura, Punjab, India 1E-mail: drprabhushanker@gmail.com

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Letter to Editor

Risk factors for pterygium in the high-altitude communities

Sim Sai Tin1 Viroj Wiwanitkti2

(1)Medical Center, Shantou, China (2)Visiting Professor, Hainan Medical University, China

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Acknowledgement

The editorial board acknowledges the scientific contributions of the following peer-reviewers.

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