iris diseases

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Summary: Diseases, dysfunctions, or disorders of or located in the iris.

Top Publications

  1. Pringle E, Packard R. Antipsychotic agent as an etiologic agent of IFIS. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:2240-1; author reply 2241 pubmed
  2. Chang D, Osher R, Wang L, Koch D. Prospective multicenter evaluation of cataract surgery in patients taking tamsulosin (Flomax). Ophthalmology. 2007;114:957-64 pubmed
  3. Trivedi R, Wilson M, Wells S, Fraig M. Iris-cyst-simulating luxated lens. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:1768-70 pubmed
    ..This case report provides evidence that although a primary cyst of the iris stroma is uncommon, it should be considered in the differential diagnosis for an apparent lens luxation...
  4. Schwinn D, Afshari N. alpha(1)-Adrenergic receptor antagonists and the iris: new mechanistic insights into floppy iris syndrome. Surv Ophthalmol. 2006;51:501-12 pubmed
  5. Chadha V, Borooah S, Tey A, Styles C, Singh J. Floppy iris behaviour during cataract surgery: associations and variations. Br J Ophthalmol. 2007;91:40-2 pubmed
    ..To assess the association of floppy iris behaviour during cataract surgery with use of alpha-1-antagonists and diabetes mellitus...
  6. Auffarth G, Reuland A, Heger T, Völcker H. Cataract surgery in eyes with iridoschisis using the Perfect Pupil iris extension system. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:1877-80 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the use of the Perfect Pupil system (Milvella Pty. Ltd.) in 3 eyes in cataract surgery with iridoschisis...
  7. Unal M, Yucel I, Tenlik A. Intraoperative floppy-iris syndrome associated with chronic use of chlorpromazine. Eye (Lond). 2007;21:1241-2 pubmed
  8. Chang D, Campbell J. Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome associated with tamsulosin. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:664-73 pubmed
    ..To assess the incidence and possible causative factors of a newly recognized syndrome, the intraoperative floppy iris (IFIS)...
  9. Ugarte M, Leong T, Rassam S, Kon C. Intraoperative floppy-iris syndrome, alpha1-adrenergic antagonists, and chronic intake of mianserin: is there an association?. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007;33:170 pubmed
  10. Altan Yaycioglu R, Gedik S, Pelit A, Akova Y, Akman A. Clinical factors associated with floppy iris signs: a prospective study from two centers. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2009;40:232-8 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the relationship of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome with pseudoexfoliation, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and alpha-1 adrenergic blocker (A1AB) use...

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  1. Pringle E, Packard R. Antipsychotic agent as an etiologic agent of IFIS. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:2240-1; author reply 2241 pubmed
  2. Chang D, Osher R, Wang L, Koch D. Prospective multicenter evaluation of cataract surgery in patients taking tamsulosin (Flomax). Ophthalmology. 2007;114:957-64 pubmed
  3. Trivedi R, Wilson M, Wells S, Fraig M. Iris-cyst-simulating luxated lens. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:1768-70 pubmed
    ..This case report provides evidence that although a primary cyst of the iris stroma is uncommon, it should be considered in the differential diagnosis for an apparent lens luxation...
  4. Schwinn D, Afshari N. alpha(1)-Adrenergic receptor antagonists and the iris: new mechanistic insights into floppy iris syndrome. Surv Ophthalmol. 2006;51:501-12 pubmed
  5. Chadha V, Borooah S, Tey A, Styles C, Singh J. Floppy iris behaviour during cataract surgery: associations and variations. Br J Ophthalmol. 2007;91:40-2 pubmed
    ..To assess the association of floppy iris behaviour during cataract surgery with use of alpha-1-antagonists and diabetes mellitus...
  6. Auffarth G, Reuland A, Heger T, Völcker H. Cataract surgery in eyes with iridoschisis using the Perfect Pupil iris extension system. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:1877-80 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the use of the Perfect Pupil system (Milvella Pty. Ltd.) in 3 eyes in cataract surgery with iridoschisis...
  7. Unal M, Yucel I, Tenlik A. Intraoperative floppy-iris syndrome associated with chronic use of chlorpromazine. Eye (Lond). 2007;21:1241-2 pubmed
  8. Chang D, Campbell J. Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome associated with tamsulosin. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:664-73 pubmed
    ..To assess the incidence and possible causative factors of a newly recognized syndrome, the intraoperative floppy iris (IFIS)...
  9. Ugarte M, Leong T, Rassam S, Kon C. Intraoperative floppy-iris syndrome, alpha1-adrenergic antagonists, and chronic intake of mianserin: is there an association?. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007;33:170 pubmed
  10. Altan Yaycioglu R, Gedik S, Pelit A, Akova Y, Akman A. Clinical factors associated with floppy iris signs: a prospective study from two centers. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2009;40:232-8 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the relationship of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome with pseudoexfoliation, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and alpha-1 adrenergic blocker (A1AB) use...
  11. Xiao Y, Wang Y, Niu G, Li K. Transpupillary argon laser photocoagulation and Nd:YAG laser cystotomy for peripheral iris pigment epithelium cyst. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006;142:691-3 pubmed
    ..To report the use of a combination of transpupillary argon laser photocoagulation and Nd:YAG laser cystotomy in the treatment of peripheral iris pigment epithelium (IPE) cyst...
  12. Bendel R, Phillips M. Preoperative use of atropine to prevent intraoperative floppy-iris syndrome in patients taking tamsulosin. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:1603-5 pubmed
    ..Prevention of IFIS by withdrawing tamsulosin preoperatively has not shown consistent benefit. We describe the preoperative administration of atropine, which effectively prevented the occurrence of IFIS in patients receiving tamsulosin...
  13. Salim S, Shields M, Walton D. Iridocorneal endothelial syndrome in a child. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2006;43:308-10 pubmed
    ..We report its occurrence in a child who presented with glaucoma. The patient required glaucoma surgery, and a goniotomy and trabeculectomy were performed. The patient's clinical findings and the results of surgeries are described...
  14. Oshika T, Ohashi Y, Inamura M, Ohki K, Okamoto S, Koyama T, et al. Incidence of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome in patients on either systemic or topical alpha(1)-adrenoceptor antagonist. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007;143:150-1 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the incidence of Intraoperative Floppy Iris syndrome (IFIS) in relation to the usage of alpha(1)-adrenoceptor antagonists...
  15. Gurbaxani A, Packard R. Intracameral phenylephrine to prevent floppy iris syndrome during cataract surgery in patients on tamsulosin. Eye (Lond). 2007;21:331-2 pubmed
    ..To describe the use of intracameral phenylephrine to prevent the floppy iris syndrome seen in patients who are on the drug tamsulosin for benign prostatic hypertrophy, during cataract surgery...
  16. Crowston J, Medeiros F, Mosaed S, Weinreb R. Argon laser iridoplasty in the treatment of plateau-like iris configuration as result of numerous ciliary body cysts. Am J Ophthalmol. 2005;139:381-3 pubmed
    ..To report the use of argon laser peripheral iridoplasty in the treatment of plateau-like iris configuration as a result of iris and ciliary body cysts...
  17. Moreno López M, Arruabarrena C, Regueras A, Noval S. [Conservative surgical management of a post-traumatic iris cyst]. Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol. 2007;82:455-7 pubmed
    ..At the six month follow-up visit the visual acuity remains stable with no signs of recurrence of the cyst...
  18. Venkatesh R, Veena K, Gupta S, Ravindran R. Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome associated with terazosin. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007;55:395-6 pubmed
  19. Gupta V, Rao A, Sinha A, Kumar N, Sihota R. Post-traumatic inclusion cysts of the iris: a longterm prospective case series. Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2007;85:893-6 pubmed
    ..Post-traumatic cysts of the iris pose a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge for ophthalmic surgeons. This prospective case series highlights the clinical spectrum and longterm outcomes of different modes of treatment in these cases...
  20. Jamrozy Witkowska A, Muzyka Woźniak M, Oficjalska Młyńczak J, Szelepin L. [Secondary epithelial cyst of the iris--case report]. Klin Oczna. 2007;109:443-5 pubmed
    ..Within 6 months cataract developed with pupillary obstruction caused by irydocorneal adhesions, which required reoperation. Authors indicate that management of secondary cyst of the iris may require repeated laser or surgical treatment...
  21. Neff K, Sandoval H, Fernández de Castro L, Nowacki A, Vroman D, Solomon K. Factors associated with intraoperative floppy iris syndrome. Ophthalmology. 2009;116:658-63 pubmed publisher
    ..To identify factors associated with intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS) in patients undergoing routine phacoemulsification...
  22. Rozenberg I, Seabra F. Avoiding iris trauma from phacoemulsification in eyes with iridoschisis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2004;30:741-5 pubmed
    ..The nucleus is chopped with a phaco chopper and a bent-tip, 22-gauge needle. Most of the phacoemulsification is performed under the anterior capsule. The iris comes into contact with the OVDs only and has no mechanical trauma...
  23. Lee J, Park M, Kim H. A case of epithelial inclusion cyst of iris. Korean J Ophthalmol. 2008;22:259-62 pubmed publisher
    ..There was no recurrence as determined by slit lamp examination up to 6 months after treatment. Needle aspiration and Ab externo laser photocoagulation can be used to effectively treat epithelial inclusion cysts of the iris...
  24. Agrawal S, Agrawal J, Agrawal T. Iridoschisis associated with lens subluxation. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2001;27:2044-6 pubmed
    ..The patient had bilateral angle-closure glaucoma. A subluxated lens rubbing against the iris may be a mechanical precipitating factor in the development of iridoschisis...
  25. Tsai J, Arrindell E, O Day D. Needle aspiration and endodiathermy treatment of epithelial inclusion cyst of the iris. Am J Ophthalmol. 2001;131:263-5 pubmed
    ..To report a case of recurrent epithelial inclusion cyst of the iris treated with needle aspiration and endodiathermy...
  26. Kuchenbecker J, Motschmann M, Schmitz K, Behrens Baumann W. Laser iridocystotomy for bilateral acute angle-closure glaucoma secondary to iris cysts. Am J Ophthalmol. 2000;129:391-3 pubmed
    ..To report laser iridocystotomy for bilateral acute angle-closure glaucoma secondary to peripheral iris cysts...
  27. Chang B, Smith R, Hawes N, Anderson M, Zabaleta A, Savinova O, et al. Interacting loci cause severe iris atrophy and glaucoma in DBA/2J mice. Nat Genet. 1999;21:405-9 pubmed
    ..Progeny homozygous for the D2 alleles of both ipd and isa develop an earlier onset and more severe disease involving pigment dispersion and iris stromal atrophy...
  28. Krohn J, Hove V. Iris cyst associated with topical administration of latanoprost. Am J Ophthalmol. 1999;127:91-3 pubmed
    ..To report an adverse side effect associated with topical latanoprost usage...
  29. Teekhasaenee C, Ritch R. Iridocorneal endothelial syndrome in Thai patients: clinical variations. Arch Ophthalmol. 2000;118:187-92 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the spectrum of iridocorneal endothelial syndrome, to our knowledge, never studied previously in Orientals...
  30. Casey M, Cohen K, Wallace D. Recurrence of iris stromal cyst following aspiration and resection. J AAPOS. 2002;6:255-6 pubmed
    ..These cysts present difficult management issues concerning the choice of initial surgical treatment and subsequent complications...
  31. Verma L, Ray M, Sharma N, Sinha R, Vajpayee R. Presumed epithelial inclusion cyst of the iris seven years after radial keratotomy. Cornea. 2002;21:709-11 pubmed
    ..To report a case of presumed epithelial inclusion cyst of the iris 7 years after radial keratotomy (RK) that was treated with double-frequency Nd:YAG laser (532 nm)...
  32. Haller J, Stark W, Azab A, Thomsen R, Gottsch J. Surgical approaches to the management of epithelial cysts. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2002;100:79-84 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to review management strategies for treatment of epithelial cysts...
  33. Ghanem V, Ghanem E, Ghanem R. Iridectomy of the anterior iris stroma using the vitreocutter during phacoemulsification in patients with iridoschisis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:2057-9 pubmed
    ..Phacoemulsification is then performed. After the pupil is constricted with carbacol, remnants of the loose anterior iris fibers are excised with the vitreocutter and the scleral incision is sutured...
  34. Behrouzi Z, Khodadoust A. Epithelial iris cyst treatment with intracystic ethanol irrigation. Ophthalmology. 2003;110:1601-5 pubmed
    ..To report the therapeutic effects of ethanol (ETOH) irrigation into epithelial iris cysts (EIC)...
  35. Gupta S, Sharma A, Bansal N. Intra-operative floppy iris syndrome. J Indian Med Assoc. 2011;109:740-1 pubmed
    ..The risk of dangers of intra-operative floppy iris syndrome may be decreased by using preoperative atropine or by using visco-adaptive devices, intra-operatively...
  36. Aman Ullah M, Gimbel H, Camoriano G. Toric implantable collamer lens implantation in a case with bilateral primary peripheral iris cysts. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2012;43 Online:e18-21 pubmed publisher
    ..The TICLs remained in stable position over a follow-up period of 15 months. The presence of solitary temporal iris cysts had no impact on final visual outcome or TICL position...
  37. Jain V, Dabir S, Shome D, Dadu T, Natarajan S. Aspergillus iris granuloma: a case report with review of literature. Surv Ophthalmol. 2009;54:286-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Definitive differentiation of this rare entity from a foreign body, amelanotic melanoma, and other inflammatory conditions such as sarcoidosis and tuberculosis, may be possible only on microbiological and histo-pathological evaluation...
  38. Moreno Montañés J, Fernández Hortelano A, Caire J. Entrapment of a Cionni ring hook by the pupil after suture rupture. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008;34:1047-8 pubmed publisher
  39. Handzel D, Rausch S, Kälble T, Briesen S. [Managing complications in intraoperative floppy iris syndrome]. Ophthalmologe. 2013;110:365-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We describe the preoperative and intraoperative measures and techniques to deal with this challenging situation in order to minimize development of IFIS and reduce the complication rate...
  40. Kershner R. Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome associated with tamsulosin. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005;31:2239; author reply 2239-40 pubmed
  41. Tinley C, Bates A. Intracameral 0.5% phenylephrine--a safe solution?. Eye (Lond). 2007;21:1007; author reply 1007-8 pubmed
  42. Stieger R, Kniestedt C, Sutter F, Bachmann L, Stuermer J. Prevalence of plateau iris syndrome in young patients with recurrent angle closure. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007;35:409-13 pubmed
    ..To assess and describe the prevalence and clinical features associated with plateau iris syndrome (PIS) in young individuals with recurrent angle closure despite initial therapy...
  43. Quaranta L, Semeraro F, Turano R, Gandolfo E. Gonioscopic findings in patients with type 1 neurofibromatosis (Von Recklinghausen disease). J Glaucoma. 2004;13:90-5 pubmed
  44. Muqit M, Menage M. Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome. Ophthalmology. 2006;113:1885-6; author reply 1886 pubmed
  45. Chaudhry M, Grover S, Sood N, Gupta R. Epithelial iris cyst after cataract surgery. Nepal J Ophthalmol. 2012;4:191-3 pubmed publisher
    ..There was no recurrence as determined by slit lamp examination at six months after treatment. Hence, we conclude that en bloc excision can be used to effectively treat epithelial inclusion cyst of the iris...
  46. Bauer B, Sandmeyer L, Hall R, Grahn B. Immunohistochemical evaluation of fibrovascular and cellular pre-iridal membranes in dogs. Vet Ophthalmol. 2012;15 Suppl 1:54-9 pubmed publisher
  47. Wang F, Wertenbaker C, Cho H, Marmor M, Ahn Lee S, Bernard B. Unilateral straight hair and congenital horner syndrome. J Neuroophthalmol. 2012;32:132-4 pubmed publisher
  48. Santaella R, Destafeno J, Stinnett S, Proia A, Chang D, Kim T. The effect of alpha1-adrenergic receptor antagonist tamsulosin (Flomax) on iris dilator smooth muscle anatomy. Ophthalmology. 2010;117:1743-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To characterize and determine the effect of tamsulosin (Flomax) on the human iris dilator muscle anatomy...
  49. Morshedi R, Bettis D, Moshirfar M, Vitale A. Bilateral acute iris transillumination following systemic moxifloxacin for respiratory illness: report of two cases and review of the literature. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2012;20:266-72 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe two cases of bilateral acute iris transillumination following systemic administration of moxifloxacin and review the literature...
  50. Pezzi P, Marenco M, Cosimi P, Mannino G, Iannetti L. Progression of essential iris atrophy studied with confocal microscopy and ultrasound biomicroscopy: a 5-year case report. Cornea. 2009;28:99-102 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to report the progression of the iridocorneal endothelial syndrome during a 5-year period in a patient with the essential iris atrophy variant using confocal microscopy and ultrabiomicroscopy (UBM)...
  51. Kumar H, Gupta S, Agarwal A. Corneal edema following diode laser cyclophotocoagulation in an eye with secondary glaucoma. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2008;56:317-8 pubmed
    ..The necessity to perform a routine specular microscopy in all such cases is highlighted, especially in eyes with good visual acuity...
  52. Nakamura Y, Nakamura Y, Morine Shinjo S, Sakai H, Sawaguchi S. Assessment of chamber angle pigmentation during longterm latanoprost treatment for open-angle glaucoma. Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2004;82:158-60 pubmed
    ..This study aimed to determine whether the longterm use of latanoprost is associated with an increase in trabecular pigmentation, especially in subjects in whom iris pigmentation has increased...
  53. Grahn B, Cullen C. Diagnostic ophthalmology. Iris atrophy. Can Vet J. 2004;45:77-8 pubmed
  54. Vieira G, Vieira F, Ritch R. Urrets-Zavalia Syndrome After Diode Laser Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation. J Glaucoma. 2017;26:678-682 pubmed publisher
    ..To report the occurrence of 5 cases of Urrets-Zavalia syndrome after transscleral diode laser cyclophotocoagulation (TSCPC)...
  55. Kitamura F, Inoue T, Kuroda U, Tanihara H. Angle closure caused by a plateau-like iris associated with an enlarged Soemmering's ring: a case report. BMC Ophthalmol. 2016;16:49 pubmed publisher
    ..AS-OCT images showed re-opening of the angle structure after treatment with 2 % pilocarpine. The intraocular pressure and angle structure in eyes with a plateau iris after cataract extraction should be followed carefully. ..
  56. Rosenthal K, Venkateswaran N. Transillumination defects following in-the-bag single-piece intraocular lens implantation and trabeculectomy with mini-shunt. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2013;39:139-41 pubmed publisher
    ..No other cases in the peer-reviewed literature have identified iris defects secondary to implantation of a single-piece monofocal hydrophobic acrylic IOL when the optic and haptics remained entirely within the capsular bag...
  57. Lockington D, Luo X, Wang H, Hill N, Ramaesh K. Mathematical and computer simulation modelling of intracameral forces causing pupil block due to air bubble use in Descemet's Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty: the mechanics of iris buckling. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2012;40:182-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The mechanics of floppy iris syndrome and pupil block have not been discussed...
  58. Prakash G, Ashok Kumar D, Agarwal A, Jacob S, Sarvanan Y, Agarwal A. Predictive factor analysis for successful performance of iris recognition-assisted dynamic rotational eye tracking during laser in situ keratomileusis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2010;149:229-237.e2 pubmed publisher
    ..To analyze the predictive factors associated with success of iris recognition and dynamic rotational eye tracking on a laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) platform with active assessment and correction of intraoperative cyclotorsion...
  59. Arikan G, Demir O, Yaman A, Bozkurt O, Saatci A, Durak I, et al. The effect of various alpha1-adrenergic receptor antagonists on pupillary dilation. Ann Ophthalmol (Skokie). 2008;40:19-21 pubmed
    ..Patients who are at risk for intraoperative floppy iris syndrome cannot be elucidated simply by judging preoperative dilation...
  60. Joko T, Nanba D, Shiba F, Miyata K, Shiraishi A, Ohashi Y, et al. Effects of promyelocytic leukemia zinc finger protein on the proliferation of cultured human corneal endothelial cells. Mol Vis. 2007;13:649-58 pubmed
    ..To determine whether the promyelocytic leukemia zinc finger (PLZF) protein, a transcriptional repressor and negative regulator during cell cycling, plays a role in the proliferation of cultured human corneal endothelial cells (HCECs)...
  61. Dhingra N, Rajkumar K, Kumar V. Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome with doxazosin. Eye (Lond). 2007;21:678-9 pubmed
  62. El Ghatit A. Association of IFIS and vasodepressor medication. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006;32:546-7 pubmed