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October 2017, Vol 135, No. 10, Pages 1-1127

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

Highlights

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1015. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.3757
Editorial

The 2017 US Preventive Services Task Force Report on Preschool Vision Screening

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1021-1022. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3373

This Editorial evaluates the US Preventive Services Task Force “I” rating recently given to the practice of vision screening in children younger than 3 years.

Original Investigation

Measurement of Intraocular Pressure by Patients With Glaucoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1-7. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3151

This study examines whether patients with glaucoma can perform self-tonometry using a rebound tonometer and examines patient acceptability.

Prevalence and Associations of Retinal Emboli With Ethnicity, Stroke, and Renal Disease in a Multiethnic Asian PopulationThe Singapore Epidemiology of Eye Disease Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1023-1028. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.2972

This population-based study examines the prevalence of and risk factors for retinal emboli and associations with ethnicity, stroke, and renal disease in a large, contemporary, multiethnic Asian population.

Phenotype Characteristics of Patients With Age-Related Macular Degeneration Carrying a Rare Variant in the Complement Factor H Gene

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1037-1044. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3195

This cross-sectional study describes the phenotypical characteristics of patients with age-related macular degeneration carrying a rare variant in the complement factor H gene.

Strabismus Incidence in a Danish Population-Based Cohort of Children

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1047-1053. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3158

This population-based study examines the varying incidence of and age distribution strabismus subtypes in Danish children.

Association Between Eyelid Laxity and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1055-1061. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3263

This cross-sectional study evaluates the association between obstructive sleep apnea and quantitative markers of eyelid laxity or secondary ocular surface disease in a sleep clinic population.

Association of Disease Location and Treatment With Survival in Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma of the Eye and Ocular Adnexal Region

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1062-1068. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3286

This study uses the SEER database to explore the clinical characteristics of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and determine factors associated with overall survival among patients with primary vitreoretinal and ocular adnexal–uveal disease.

Quantitative Assessment of Microstructural Changes of the Retina in Infants With Congenital Zika Syndrome

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1069-1076. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3292

This case series quantifies the microstructural changes of the retina in infants with congenital Zika syndrome following Zika exposure in utero.

Development and Evaluation of Semiautomated Quantification of Lissamine Green Staining of the Bulbar Conjunctiva From Digital Images

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1078-1085. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3346

This cohort study describes a semiautomated system to quantitate lissamine green staining of the conjunctiva in patients with dry eye disease.

Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomographic Angiography in Children With Amblyopia

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1086-1091. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3423

This case-control study uses optical coherence tomographic angiography to examine the retinal and microvascular features of children with amblyopia.

Repeatability and Reproducibility of Superficial Macular Retinal Vessel Density Measurements Using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography En Face Images

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1092-1098. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3431

This cross-sectional study evaluates the repeatability and reproducibility of optical coherence tomographic angiography–derived retinal vascular quantitative metrics in patients with retinal disease.

Brief Report

Visual Function in Asymptomatic Patients With Homozygous Sickle Cell Disease and Temporal Macular Atrophy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1100-1105. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3008

This case series assesses the visual function of 3 patients with sickle cell disease and temporal macular atrophy but with no visual symptoms.

Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Features of Iris Racemose Hemangioma in 4 Cases

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1106-1110. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3390

This study describes optical coherence tomography angiography features of iris racemose hemangioma.

Invited Commentary

Epidemiology of a Rare EventThe Singapore Epidemiology of Eye Disease Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1029. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3225

Home Tonometry—Can We? Should We?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1036. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3194

Rare Genetic Variants in Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1045-1046. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3203

Population-Based Incidence of StrabismusWhy Is It Important?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1053-1054. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3123

Pathogenesis of Ocular Findings in Congenital Zika Syndrome

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1077. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3285

The Arc of Change in Optical Coherence Tomographic Angiography TechnologyProgression Toward Greater Reliability

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1098-1099. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3444
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

A Teenage Girl With Aseptic Meningitis and Unilateral Blurry Vision

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1111-1112. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.0747

A 14-year-old girl presents with fever, malaise, photophobia, phonophobia, headache, nausea, vomiting, and neck stiffness. What would you do next?

Eyelid Mass in 6-Week-Old Girl

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1113-1114. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.1201

A 6-week-old girl presented to an oculoplastic specialist with a right lateral commissure mass that had been present since birth. What would you do next?

Fluid Leak Following Deep Midfacial Laceration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1115-1116. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.1413

A 55-year-old man presented to the emergency department following an unwitnessed assault, sustaining multiple facial contusions and lacerations. The oculoplastic service was consulted for possible damage to the nasolacrimal system. What would you do next?

Retinal Whitening After Uncomplicated Cataract Surgery

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1117-1118. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.1445

A woman presents with persistent blurry vision 1 week after underoing cataract surgery. What would you do next?

Research Letter

Epidemiology of Conjunctivitis in US Emergency Departments

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1119-1121. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3319

This national database study examines the burden and timing of conjunctivitis among patients presenting to US emergency departments.

Observation

Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia in a Patient With Hepatitis C

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1121-1123. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.2967

This case report describes a potentially new association between ocular surface squamous neoplasia and hepatitis C virus in a patient who presented with bleeding from the right eye.

Conjunctival and Limbal Transplantation From the Same Living-Related Bone Marrow Donor to Patients With Severe Ocular Graft-vs-Host Disease

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1123-1125. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3204

This case report describes the outcomes of chimerism induced by transplant from the same living-related bone marrow donor of conjunctiva and limbal epithelial stem cells in patients with graft-vs-host disease.

Retinal Indentation by a Dexamethasone Implant in a Gas-Filled EyeReport of an Unusual Complication

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1125-1127. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3276

This case report describes the adherence of a dexamethasone implant to the retina, leaving an indentation, after pars plana vitrectomy combined with gas injection in a woman in her 70s.

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):1127. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3306
Ophthalmic Images

Cholesterol Crystals Secondary to Coats-Like Response With Retinitis Pigmentosa

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):e173132. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3132

A man in his 30s presented with history of exudative retinopathy in the setting of retinitis pigmentosa.

Sveinsson Chorioretinal Atrophy: Helicoid Peripapillary Chorioretinal Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):e173236. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3236

This case report describes a man in his early 20s with peripaillary radiating tracks of chorioretinal atrophy that were connected by circumferential tracks with islands of spared choroid and retina.

Limbal Dermoid in a Teenage Boy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):e173268. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3268

A teenage boy presented with a gradually increasing mass in the right eye since childhood.

Fungal Keratitis After Boston Keratoprosthesis

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(10):e173272. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3272

This case report describes a man in his 30s with intermittent left eye pain 13 months after undergoing an implantation of a Boston keratoprosthesis for bullous keratopathy.

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