Contemporary Interpretations of Ophthalmological Manifestations of Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

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The course of chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms (CMPN), a group of systemic hematological diseases, can be accompanied by various complications and changes in tissues and organs of the whole organism. The eye is the only organ where damage of nerve fibers and blood vessels can be directly observed and examined, and ocular symptoms can be the initial, manifest of systemic pathology, the toxic effects of modern targeted therapy, or the first manifestation of a relapse of the disease after treatment. The most frequently described manifestations are caused by hematological anomalies that cause microvascular disorders. Such changes today remain insufficiently studied in terms of the using new research methods and contemporary targeted therapy. In addition, ocular symptoms may precede more serious extraocular complications. Combined ophthalmological and hematological examination of patients with CMPN can become a preventive approach for early diagnosis and timely treatment.

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Larisa K. Moshetova

Russian Medical Academy of Continuous Professional Education

Author for correspondence.
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5899-2714
SPIN-code: 5697-6825

MD, PhD, Professor, Academician of the RAS

Russian Federation, Moscow

Lidia B. Egoryan

Russian Medical Academy of Continuous Professional Education; Moscow Ophthalmology Center of Botkin City Clinical Hospital

ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8077-5225
SPIN-code: 9437-9184

PhD Student

Russian Federation, Moscow; Moscow

Olga J. Vinogradova

Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University; Moscow Hematology Center of Botkin City Clinical Hospital; Rogachev National Medical Research Center for Pediatric Hematology

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-3669-0141
SPIN-code: 7195-5351

MD, PhD, Professor

Russian Federation, Moscow; Moscow; Moscow

Ksenia I. Turkina

Russian Medical Academy of Continuous Professional Education; Moscow Ophthalmology Center of Botkin City Clinical Hospital

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-4989-7467
SPIN-code: 3187-4280


Russian Federation, Moscow; Moscow

Dgariat I. Shikhbabaeva

Moscow Hematology Center of Botkin City Clinical Hospital

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1384-1621
SPIN-code: 6023-3313


Russian Federation, Moscow


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