Response of Postoperative and Chronic Uveitic Cystoid Macular Edema to a Dexamethasone-Based Intravitreal Implant (Ozurdex)

Abstract

)). This retrospective, interventional case series reports on patients with chronic CME after uncomplicated vitrectomy for epiretinal gliosis or phacoemulsification (group 1: 12 eyes) or secondary to noninfectious endogenous uveitis (group 2: 36 eyes). Central retinal thickness (CRT), best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA, logMAR), and intraocular pressure (IOP) throughout follow-up were gleaned from the medical records. 3.4 months for postoperative and uveitic CME, respectively. Ozurdex seems to achieve a sustained effect over up to 6 months in postsurgical and uveitic CME.

Publication
J Ocul Pharmacol Ther