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Acanthamoeba Keratitis

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Angela J. Verkade, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Sander R. Dubovy, MD; Carol L. Karp, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Dubovy, Karp, Verkade
Acanthamoeba Keratitis Acanthamoeba keratitis, while an uncommon form of keratitis, is important to recognize and treat aggressively. Unfortunately, due to its encysted form, acanthamoeba is not only difficult to diagnose with standards methods of culture, but it is also very resistant to treatment…

Adenoviral Conjunctivitis

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Diana M. Laura, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Anat Galor, MD, MSPH
Presenter/Faculty: Galor, Laura
Adenoviral Conjunctivitis A 31-year-old male presents with eye redness, foreign body sensation, and blurry vision in both eyes, worse in the right eye. On exam he is found to have follicular conjunctivitis in both eyes with sub epithelial infiltrates on the right cornea. His conjunctiva were cultur…

Acanthamoeba Keratitis with Radial Perineuritis

Type: Ophthalmic Images
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Original Contributor(s): Ann V. Quan, MD; Nimesh A. Patel, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Quan, Patel

White linear radial stromal haze caused by infiltration and inflammation of the corneal nerves by the amoeba.

Alkaline Chemical Corneal Burn

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Patrick Staropoli, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Anat Galor, MD, MSPH
Presenter/Faculty: Galor, Staropoli
Alkaline Chemical Corneal Burn A 63-year-old male presented with decreased vision and pain after alkali chemical splash to both eyes at a utility plant. He presented with perilimbal ischemia in the right eye greater than the left, complete opacification of the right cornea and a large epithelial de…

Bee Stinger in the Cornea

Type: Ophthalmic Images
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Original Contributor(s): Nimesh A. Patel, MD; Sonia H. Yoo, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Patel, Yoo

The bee stinger seen in the cornea has remained stable for many years and not affected the vision or required removal.

Bilateral Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Jaime D. Martinez, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Guillermo Amescua, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Amescua, Martinez
Bilateral Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency A 32-year-old female patient with bilateral chemical ocular burn. On ocular examination revealed 20/300 and 20.400 vision, with bilateral limbal ischemia and corneal epithelial defect, treated with saline solution irrigation and multiple amniotic membranes. Pat…

Conjunctiva

Type: Medical Student Education
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Chris R. Alabiad, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Alabiad

In this module, we will look at:




Conjunctiva


Sclera


Conjunctival Amyloidosis

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Neel D. Pasricha, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Sander R. Dubovy, MD; Carol L. Karp, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Dubovy, Karp, Pasricha
Conjunctival Amyloidosis A 48-year-old male with no PMH or POH presented to clinic with painless ptosis OD>OS noticed by his wife for several months. Visual acuity was 20/25 in each eye with unremarkable ocular vitals. Large, yellow-pink, fleshy lesions were noted on the superior bulbar conjunct…

Conjunctival Keratoacanthoma

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Ann V. Quan, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Sander R. Dubovy, MD; Carol L. Karp, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Dubovy, Karp, Quan
Conjunctival Keratoacanthoma Keratoacanthoma (KA) is an epithelial tumor characterized by rapid, abundant growth and a potential for spontaneous resolution. It typically occurs on the skin in sun-exposed areas such as the face, neck, and hands. Rarely it can occur on the conjunctiva and vulvar regi…

Conjunctival Melanoma

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Cullen D. Ryburn, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Carol L. Karp, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Karp, Ryburn
Conjunctival Melanoma A 55-year-old male who presented to Bascom Palmer for a multi-year history of a progressively enlarging painless pigmented conjunctival lesion of the right eye. He was found to have a large non-mobile pigmented lesion of the right perilimbal conjunctiva. While initially he was…

Conjunctival Squamous Cell Carcinoma with Intraorbital and Intraocular Invasion

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Anne L. Kunkler, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Thomas E. Johnson, MD; Carol L. Karp, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Johnson, Karp, Kunkler
Conjunctival Squamous Cell Carcinoma with Intraorbital and Intraocular Invasion A 64-year-old male with a history of T2DM and HTN was referred for 2 weeks of severe pain and redness in the right eye. Two months earlier, he had undergone reported pterygium removal surgery in another country. At pres…

Cornea

Type: Medical Student Education
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Chris R. Alabiad, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Alabiad

In this module, we will look at:




Corneal Anatomy


Refractive Errors


Dry Eye Syndrome


Corneal Infections


Immune Mediated Corneal Disease



Corneal Ectasias and Degenerations


Corneal Graft Endothelial Rejection in Association with COVID-19 Vaccine

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Amar P. Shah, MD, MBA
Faculty Discussant(s): Ellen Koo, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Koo, Shah
Corneal Graft Endothelial Rejection in Association with COVID-19 Vaccine A patient with history of pseudophakic bullous keratopathy (PBK) of the right eye (OD) was self-referred to cornea service for progressively decreasing vision. He subsequently underwent uncomplicated Descemet’s membrane endo…

COVID-19 Related Conjunctivitis

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Diana M. Laura, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Guillermo Amescua, MD; Zubair Ansari, MD; Harry W. Flynn, Jr., MD
Presenter/Faculty: Amescua, Ansari, Flynn, Laura
COVID-19 Related Conjunctivitis A 33-year-old female presented with 6 days of eye redness and tearing without vision changes. She had no significant past medical history and was not taking any medications. Of note, the patient was a Registered Nurse at University of Miami Hospital. She had multiple…

Crystalline Keratopathy Secondary to Mycobacteria Abscesses in Setting of Pre-Existing Herpetic Keratitis

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Amar P. Shah, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Ellen Koo, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Koo, Shah
Crystalline Keratopathy Secondary to Mycobacteria Abscesses in Setting of Pre-Existing Herpetic Keratitis A patient with history of herpetic keratitis referred to cornea service with multifocal, white, anterior stromal deposits left eye. Examination revealed 20/20 with inferior and temporal paracen…

Epithelial Ingrowth Post LASIK

Type: Ophthalmic Images
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Original Contributor(s): Hasenin Al-khersan, MD; Nimesh A. Patel, MD; Daniela P. Reyes-Capo, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Al-khersan, Patel, Reyes-Capo

Slit lamp photo post LASIK surgery 2 months prior showing patches of cellular material in the the cornea, worse inferiorly. The anterior segment OCT demonstrates the level of the ingrowth is in the interface of the flap.

Erdheim Chester Disease

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Masako Chen, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Sander R. Dubovy, MD; Carol L. Karp, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Chen, Dubovy, Karp
Erdheim Chester Disease A 37-year-old male presented to clinic with bilateral conjunctival lesions for 7 months. Patient has a history of lytic bone lesions, 50-pound weight loss, and fevers. Examination revealed 20/20 vision in both eyes, mobile, discrete conjunctival lesions in bilateral bulbar c…

Euphorbia Keratitis From Milkweed Exposure

Type: Ophthalmic Images
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Original Contributor(s): Audina M. Berrocal, MD; William W. Culbertson, IV, MD; Nimesh A. Patel, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Berrocal, Culbertson, Patel

The patient presented with corneal edema and descemet's folds. The patient noted that she was gardening, and the offending contact was likely euphorbia cyparissias plant sap.

FLACS - AK Associated Infectious Keratitis

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Leonid Zlotcavitch, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Guillermo Amescua, MD; Terrence P. O'Brien, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Amescua, O'Brien, Zlotcavitch
FLACS - AK Associated Infectious Keratitis A 62-year-old female 6 weeks after FLACS - AK presented to BPEI- ED for ocular irritation, decreased vision, and photophobia. Her examination disclosed vision = 20/30, focal conjunctival hyperemia and a corneal stromal infiltrate located beneath a mid-peri…

Fungal Keratitis

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Ann V. Quan, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Rahul Singh Tonk, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Quan, Singh Tonk
Fungal Keratitis A 59-year-old female presented to the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute emergency room with a 7-day history of a red and painful eye, and loss of vision. The right eye exam demonstrated HM vision with a diffuse limbal-to-limbal cornea ulcer within a previous penetrating keratoplasty graf…