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    Pearls for Operating on Patients With Uveitis

    VBS 2024
    Retina/Vitreous, Uveitis

    Dr. Ashleigh Levison talks with Dr. Akshay Thomas about his presentation at the Vit-Buckle Society 2024 annual meeting on the surgical management of infectious uveitis and asks for his perspective as a vitreoretinal surgeon on how to approach these cases. Among other topics, Dr. Thomas discusses the placement of trocars to avoid areas that have other issues, pre-operative considerations such as inflammatory control, and choice of surgical view.

    Financial Disclosures: Dr. Ashleigh Levison discloses financial relationships with AbbVie (Consultant/Advisor). Dr. Akshay Thomas discloses financial relationships with Alimera Sciences, Allergan, Avesis, EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, Genentech, Novartis (Consultant/Advisor), and the Knights Templar Eye Foundation (Grant Support).