Nikhil K Bommakanti, MD » RRD

  • Macula-Involving Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

    Feb 17 2024 by Nikhil K Bommakanti, MD

    A middle-aged man with a history of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment repair in the fellow eye several years prior presented with reduced vision, which he had noticed two days before.

    Condition/keywords: retinal detachment of the macula, rhegmatogenous retinal detachment

  • Ocular Syphilis

    Feb 21 2024 by Nikhil K Bommakanti, MD

    A monocular man in his sixties presented with blurred vision in the right eye for two months. Optical coherence tomography demonstrated vitreous cells and characteristic inflammatory deposits of the outer retina and retinal pigment epithelium, and laboratory testing confirmed the diagnosis of syphilis. He was admitted for intravenous penicillin and consultation with a specialist in infectious diseases.

    Condition/keywords: syphilis

  • Posteriorly Dislocated Intraocular Lens

    Feb 22 2024 by Nikhil K Bommakanti, MD

    A woman in her seventies with a history of retinal detachment repair presented with poor vision and was found to have a posteriorly dislocated intraocular lens. She subsequently underwent pars plana vitrectomy, intraocular lens extraction, and scleral-fixated intraocular lens implantation.

    Condition/keywords: dislocated intraocular lens (IOL), dislocated posterior chamber intraocular lens (PCIOL)

  • Microaneurysm With Intraretinal Fluid on Optical Coherence Tomography

    Feb 22 2024 by Nikhil K Bommakanti, MD

    Microaneurysm with associated intraretinal fluid on optical coherence tomography in mild nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy.

    Condition/keywords: microaneurysm, retinal microaneurysms