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Systemic Disease

Chemo Effective Long-term for Retinoblastoma

Keep this finding in mind when assessing glaucoma suspects.
February 17, 2020

Adaptive Optics Link Glaucoma and Vascular Phenomena

Researchers identify a potential microvascular risk factor.
February 7, 2020

Tear Cytokines Predict Graft-vs.-Host Disease

Researchers say this novel test is simple and non-invasive.
January 30, 2020

Bladder Medication a Significant Macula Risk

The treatment can be toxic to the eye.
January 29, 2020

Sleep Apnea Damages Meibomian Glands

Upper airway obstruction during sleep leads to gland loss, which plays an important part in tear dysfunction.
January 23, 2020

Severe Dry Eye Pain Linked to Systemic Issues

Some patients with intense ocular discomfort had a history of fibromyalgia and depression.
January 22, 2020

Tubercular Choroiditis Guidelines Established

New consensus statements address how to initiate and manage treatment for this challenging condition.
January 21, 2020

Chronic Kidney Disease Linked with Vision Impairment

Findings suggest that these patients are more likely to have ocular issues.
January 20, 2020

Fetal Alcohol Diagnoses Impact Vision

Refractive errors, strabismus and fundus abnormalities are common in these patients.
January 17, 2020

Valsalva Maneuver A Danger to the At-risk Eye

Heart rate and IOP changes cause concern for patients at risk of glaucoma.
January 14, 2020