Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Selected Systemic Diseases

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J. Fernando Arévalo
Springer Science & Business Media, Aug 21, 2012 - Medical - 539 pages
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This text presents current information on retinal and choroidal manifestations of systemic diseases from leading experts in the field. Topics include retinal and choroidal manifestations of AIDS, pediatric diseases, toxicity of systemic drugs, diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, diffuse unilateral subacute neuroretinitis (DUSN), viral and fungal diseases, sarcoidosis, Behçet's disease, carotid artery and renal diseases, changes related to pregnancy, intraocular lymphoma, and more. Their knowledge and experience will assist ophthalmologists, retina specialists, uveitis and ocular oncology specialists, and general physicians approach a level of knowledge about retinal and choroidal manifestations of systemic diseases to benefit patients in everyday clinical practice.

 

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Contents

Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of HIVAIDS
1
Diffuse Unilateral Subacute Neuroretinitis DUSN
23
Posterior Pole Manifestations of Cysticercosis
37
Posterior Pole Manifestations of Toxocariasis
47
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Tuberculosis
63
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Toxoplasmosis
79
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations in Bartonellosis Lyme Disease and Syphilis
105
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Viral Diseases
138
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Diseases
309
Fundus Manifestations of the Oculoneurocutaneous Syndromes Phakomatoses
323
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus SLE
333
VogtKoyanagiHarada Disease
353
Retinal Detachment and Lens Subluxation in Marfan Syndrome
377
Diabetic Retinopathy
387
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Systemic Hypertension
417
Posterior Pole Manifestations of Hematologic Diseases
425

Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Fungal Diseases
161
Endogenous Endophthalmitis
193
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Sarcoidosis
211
Posterior Pole Manifestations of Behçets Disease
225
Intraocular Lymphoma
247
Choroidal and Retinal Metastasis
267
Autoimmune Retinopathy and Paraneoplastic Syndromes
283
The Ocular Ischemic Syndrome
451
Ocular Manifestations of Pregnancy
465
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Systemic Medications
479
Retinal and Choroidal Manifestations of Renal Diseases
493
Index
521
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Dr. J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS, is the author of Retinal Angiography and Optical Coherence Tomography (Springer, 2009) and the served as Professor and Chairman of the Retina and Vitreous Service of Clinica Oftalmologica Centro Caracas in Caracas, Venezuela (1996-2011). He has held Retina and Vitreous Fellowships in Clinica Barraquer and Fundacion Oftalmologica Nacional (Bogota, Colombia) as well as at the University of California San Diego with William Freeman, MD. He has also held the Uveitis and Intraocular Inflammation Fellowship at the University of California San Diego with William Freeman, MD and the Ocular Oncology Fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital with Jerry Shields, MD. Dr. Arevalo was invited by Johns Hopkins University (JHU) in Baltimore to work as Professor of Ophthalmology and Chief of the Retina Division of the King Khaled Eye Hospital (KKESH) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for a three year tenure starting on July 2011, followed by an appointment at the Wilmer Eye Institute starting July 2014.

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