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Smart Phone Blindness – A Case Report

Abstract Transient loss of vision after using a smart phone is a temporary phenomenon where in a person has loss of vision in one eye for a short duration after prolonged exposure to the smart phone in the dark. This phenomenon is attributed to the bleaching of the retinal pigments. It is important to be […]

Kayser Fleischer Ring an Early Indicator of Wilsons Disease – A Case Study

MRIDULA V AMARNATH Chinmaya Mission Hospital,Bangalore,Karnataka *Corresponding author email: [email protected] ABSTRACT A 10 year old female child came to the OPD with complaints of decreased vision. She is a known case of lupus nephritis. Though her vision could be improved after refraction in both eyes, more shocking revelation was the deposition of   a dense yellow […]

A rare case of Encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis

MRIDULA V AMARNATH Chinmaya Mission Hospital,Bangalore,Karnataka *Corresponding author email: [email protected] Abstract Encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis is a very rare neurocutaneous disorder. A 30 year old lady came to OPD presenting withsmall periocular papules, epibulbarchoriostomasalong with a lipomatous swelling in the frontotemporal area and a patchy alopecia on the scalp1. On imaging of the brain it showed dilatation […]

Efficacy of Topical Nepafenac in the treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema- A Clinical Study

MRIDULA V AMARNATH Chinmaya Mission Hospital,Bangalore,Karnataka *Corresponding author email: [email protected] ABSTRACT To analyse the efficacy of topical nepafenac 0.1% eye drops in the treatment of diabetic macular edema(DME). Method: a prospective interventional study  in 14 eyes having centre involving DME were taken into consideration. They were administered topical nepafenac eye drops 0.1% thrice daily for […]

A rare but life threatening risk of Peribulbar anaesthesia

MRIDULA V AMARNATH Chinmaya Mission Hospital,Bangalore,Karnataka *Corresponding author email: [email protected] ABSTRACT Peribulbar anaesthesia is the most commonly used anaesthetic technique in most of the intraocular surgeries especially in glaucoma and vitreoretinal surgeries. This is a case study of  a 70 year old man who underwent a combined glaucoma and cataract surgery under Peribulbar anaesthesia and […]

To analyse the incidence, risk factors and treatment outcomes in Retinopathy of Prematurity in a tertiary care set up.

MRIDULA V AMARNATH Chinmaya Mission Hospital,Bangalore,Karnataka *Corresponding author email: [email protected] ABSTRACT Aim: To study the association between the incidence, risk factors and treatment outcomes in retinopathy of prematurity. Methodology: A longitudinal observational study was done among 70 babies who fulfilled the criteria for ROP screening at a tertiary care center. Results: Out of the 70 […]