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January 2010

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Jan 2010 coverpage

Avastin: New Hopes and Hesitations

This drug has inspired scores of new uses, along with a few qualms. Six ophthalmologists offer their own particular enthusiasms and concerns for Avastin. To read more, click here.


Ophthalmic Pearls
Repair of Bilateral Upper Eyelid Colobomas in Infants
Learn a clever technique for a tricky procedure, from the preoperative planning to the specifics of the surgery and postop care. To read the article in its entirety, click here.

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for Dr. Charles B. Slonim's demonstration of a bilateral upper eyelid coloboma repair in an infant.
Jan 2010 Mystery Image
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Clinical Update

A Post-DSAEK Danger
Some corneal transplant surgeons are reporting sporadic cases of epithelial downgrowth after DSAEK. (more)

Morning Rounds

The Bitter Taste of Whiplash
After his car accident, the teen underwent a CT, which was negative. But his mother worried that his left eye seemed "sunken in." What's your diagnosis?. (more)


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