Retina

Retinal, choroidal microvascular lesions may be linked to severe COVID-19 infections

October 25, 2021

According to a team of French investigators, every patient hospitalized with severe COVID-19 cases in their study had retinal and choroidal anomalies on indocyanine green angiography and optical coherence tomography images that were possibly related to the virus.

FDA approves XIPERE for treatment of macular edema associated with uveitis

October 25, 2021

Bausch + Lomb and Clearside Biomedical announced Monday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved XIPERE (triamcinolone acetonide injectable suspension) for suprachoroidal use for the treatment of macular edema associated with uveitis.

ROP: Treating and preventing blindness in preterm babies

October 18, 2021

Retinopathy of prematurity expert C. Armitage Harper, III, MD, of the Austin Retina Associates in Austin, Texas, discusses his experience in treating ROP cases across the globe, and his mission to prevent pre-term blindness in infants.