Purpose: This study aims to evaluate the effect of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on conjunctival flora in patients hospitalized with COVID-19.Methods: This prospective, controlled study was conducted between June 2020 […]» Read more
The main purpose of this study was to investigate ocular clinical findings in patients with confirmed COVID-19 infection, of various levels of disease severity, who required mechanical ventilation and admission […]» Read more
Comparative Evaluation of Tears and Nasopharyngeal Swab for SARS-CoV-2 in COVID-19 Dedicated Intensive Care Unit Patients.
Purpose: To compare the cycle threshold (Ct) values of tears and nasopharyngeal (NP) swab in severe COVID-19 ICU patients with positive NP swabs.Procedure: A cross-sectional study for the detection of […]» Read more
Purpose: To evaluate the presence of SARS-CoV-2 in conjunctival secretions of COVID-19 patients.Material and Methods: In this retrospective study, the records were examined of patients who were treated in the […]» Read more
Bilateral Acute Anterior Uveitis and Corneal Punctate Epitheliopathy in Children Diagnosed with Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome Secondary to COVID-19.
Purpose: To report bilateral anterior uveitis and corneal punctate epitheliopathy in children with multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) secondary to coronavirus disease (COVID-19).Participants and methods: Five patients who were positive for […]» Read more
Background: To describe the first case of Coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) vision loss from an acute outer retinopathy.Methods: A retrospective case report from a tertiary referral center using multimodal retinal imaging […]» Read more
Purpose: Coronavirus-19 disease (COVID-19) has been associated with a high risk of thrombotic complications. Here, we report the case of a patient who developed simultaneous bilateral retinal artery occlusion following […]» Read more
Acute Bilateral Neuroretinitis and Panuveitis in A Patient with Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Case Report.
Purpose: Herein, we report a case of bilateral neuroretinitis and panuveitis in a patient recovered from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).Case presentation: A 37-year-old male patient with a history of recovered […]» Read more
Background: This study intended to illustrate a rare case of pyogenic granuloma (PG) in retinal vein occlusion (RVO) patient after dexamethasone (DEX) implant therapy.Case Description: A 58-year-old female who underwent […]» Read more
Purpose: To present a a case study that aims to investigate the presence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in the ocular tissue samples of a patient previously […]» Read more
Purpose: To summarize ophthalmic manifestations of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) reported in the literature thus far.Methods: The PubMed database was systematically searched through October 24, 2020, to identify relevant articles using […]» Read more
Purpose: The authors present a case of unilateral orbital myositis of new onset following COVID-19 without a severe course.Methods: The patient had been received topical treatment with a preliminary diagnosis […]» Read more
Severe Intraocular Inflammation following Hydrophilic Acrylic Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation in A Case with Concealed History of COVID-19: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Purpose: To firstly present management of toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) and possible postoperative endophthalmitis (POE) after implantation of a new hydrophilic-acrylic posterior chamber (PC) phakic intraocular lens (pIOL) in […]» Read more
Introduction: The Ocular manifestations of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) reported include conjunctivitis, conjunctival hyperemia, chemosis, epiphora, episcleritis, retinal manifestations included cotton wool spots (CWS), micro-hemorrhages, papillophlebitis and neuro-ophthalmic manifestations.Purpose: To […]» Read more
Evaluation of Nasopharyngeal and Conjunctival Swab Samples of Hospitalised Patients with Confirmed COVID-19.
To evaluate the results of conjunctival and nasopharyngeal swab tests in patients with confirmed COVID-19.This prospective study included 45 patients who were hospitalized for confirmed COVID-19. Nasopharyngeal swab samples were […]» Read more
Optic Nerve Head Parameters and Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness in Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Purpose: To quantify the optic nerve head (ONH) and peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer (pRNFL) thickness in patients with Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) and compare the measurements with a healthy control […]» Read more
Purpose: To evaluate the longitudinal changes in retinal vessel diameters in patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Methods: This study included 25 patients with COVID-19 (Group 1) and 25 healthy […]» Read more
Symptomatic Retinal Microangiophaty in a Patient with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Single Case Report.
Purpose: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) can cause conjunctivitis in up to 31.6% of patients. Additionally, retinal findings compatible with retinal microvascular ischemia have also been associated with coronavirus disease in […]» Read more
The purpose of this article is to report a bilateral conjunctivitis case in a patient with confirmed 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).A 24-year-old healthy man developed severe conjunctivitis in his […]» Read more
To report photokeratitis caused by the improper use of germicidal lamps purchased during the COVID-19 pandemic.Case series.Seven patients presented with acute ocular surface pain after exposure to UV-emitting germicidal lamps. […]» Read more
To describe a case of inflammatory chorioretinopathy and Adie’s syndrome possibly associated with COVID-19.Observational case report.A 51-year-old woman developed fever, cough, and headache followed by retro-ocular pain and reading impairment. […]» Read more
To report a unique case of intraocular inflammation and outer retinal changes in a patient with coronavirus disease (COVID-19).A 57-year-old woman was seen 12 days after COVID-19 symptoms onset confirmed by […]» Read more
Acute Onset of Bilateral Follicular Conjunctivitis in two Patients with Confirmed SARS-CoV-2 Infections.
To report bilateral follicular conjunctivitis in two confirmed Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients with the presence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in conjunctival swab specimens.Two unrelated patients with confirmed […]» Read more
A 53-year-old man presented with acute loss of vision, negative scotoma and dyschromatopsia in his left eye. He reported contact with people with severe respiratory syndrome – coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) 8 days […]» Read more
To report a case of impending central retinal vein occlusion (iCRVO) in a COVID-19 patient.A 54 years old woman with COVID-19 related pneumonia presented to our emergency department complaining of scotomas […]» Read more
Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-associated Uveitis during the COVID-19 Pandemic in a Pediatric Referral Center in Lombardy.
Italy was the first European country to be affected by the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. In this scenario, we had to face a new clinical approach in our Pediatric Rheumatology Unit for […]» Read more
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 10 (SARS-CoV-2). Recent studies demonstrated not only retinal impairments but also detected SARS-CoV-2 in the retina of […]» Read more
The recently identified novel coronavirus (CoV), the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), causes the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). While published data about other highly infectious human COVs [that is, […]» Read more
To describe the prevalence of ocular features among COVID-19 patients and their relationship with clinical data, inflammatory markers and respiratory support therapy (including CPAP); to investigate SARS-CoV-2 in ocular secretions […]» Read more
Panuveitis and Optic Neuritis as a Possible Initial Presentation of the Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
To describe the ocular manifestations in a case of novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).A case of unilateral panuveitis and optic neuritis as initial presentation of COVID-19.As it is published, angiotensin-converting-enzyme-2 […]» Read more