Research and Scientific Publications
Research is carried out as a part of our ongoing academic and patient care activities. Publications are carried out in many areas of ophthalmology along with presentations and training sessions at state,national and international conferences.
1: Babu K, Murthy KR. Hypopyon uveitis following band keratopathy removal in ankylosing spondylitis-a case report. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2006;14(1): 57-8.
2: Babu K, Murthy KR. Combined fungal and acanthamoeba keratitis: diagnosis by in vivo confocal microscopy. Eye. 2007 Feb;21(2):271-2.
3: Babu K, Narasimha Murthy K, Murthy KR. Wave like epitheliopathy after phacoemulsification: role of invivo confocal microscopy. Cornea. 2007 Jul;26(6):747-8.
4: D’Souza GA, Sunad R, Rajagopalan N, Ananthamurthy A, KR Murthy, Babu K. NK/T cell lymphoma in AIDS. J Assoc Physicians India. 2006 Nov;54:890-2.
5: Babu K, Murthy KR, Babu N, Ramesh S. Triple A syndrome with ophthalmic manifestations in two siblings. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007 Jul-Aug;55(4):304-6.
6: Babu K, Murthy KR. In vivo confocal microscopy in different types of posterior polymorphous dystrophy. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007 Sep-Oct;55(5):376-8.
7: Babu K, Murthy KR, Rajagopalan N. Primary bilateral multifocal choroiditis as an initial manifestation of disseminated cryptococcosis in a HIV positive patient. Ocul Immnol Inflamm.2008; 16(4): 191-3
8: Murthy KR, Venkataraman N, Satish V, Babu K. Bilateral retinitis following chikungunya fever. Indian J Ophthalmol.2008; 56(4):329-31
9: Babu K, Murthy PR, Murthy KR. Intravitreal bevacizumab as an adjunct in a patient with presumed vascularised choroidal tubercular granuloma. Eye. 2009 Apr 17. [Epub ahead of print].
10: Babu K, Murthy KR, Rajagopalan N, Satish B. Vision recovery in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with optic neuropathy treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy: A case series. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2009;57(4):315-8.
11: Babu K, Satish V, Prakash O, Subbakrishna DK, Murthy KR. Role of the mantoux test and treatment with antitubercular therapy in a South Indian patient population of presumed intraocular tuberculosis. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2009;17(5):307-11.
12: Babu K, Satish V, Satish S, Subbakrishna DK, Mariamma Philips Abraham, Murthy KR. Utility of QuantiFERON TB gold test in a south Indian patient population of ocular inflammation. Indian J Ophthalmol:2009; 57:427-430
13:Babu K, Maralihalli EY R. Insect wing tarsal foreign body causing conjunctival granuloma and marginal keratitis. Indian J Ophthalmol: 2009; 57:473-474.
14: Prabhakaran C V, Babu K, Mahadevan A, Murthy SR. Amyloidosis of lacrimal gland. Indian J Ophthalmol 2009; 57: 461-463.
15: Babu K, Murthy VR, Akki VP, Prabhakaran VC, Murthy KR. Coin-shaped epithelial lesions following an acute attack of erythema multiforme minor with confocal microscopy findings. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010 Jan-Feb;58(1):64-6.
16:Babu K, Gundannavar PV, Satish V, Prabhakaran VC. Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome in a patient with tubercular panuveitis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010 Jan-Feb;58(1):78-80.
17: Babu K, Murthy KR, Sudarshan S, Biswas J. Bilateral arteritis with cytomegalovirus retinitis in a patient infected with human immunodeficiency virus. Retinal Cases & Brief Reports: Winter 2010 - Volume 4 - Issue 1 - pp 31-33.
18: Shenoy SK, Babu K, Prabhakaran VC. Large drusen following long-standing retinal detachment. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2010 Apr-Jun;53(2):329-30.
19: Babu K, Kini R, Mehta R. Scleral nodule and bilateral disc edema as a presenting manifestation of systemic sarcoidosis. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2010 Jun;18(3):158.
20: Babu K, Murthy KR, Krishnakumar S. Two successive ocular malignancies in the same eye of a HIV-positive patient: a case report. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2010 Apr;18(2):101-3.
21: Babu K, Murthy PR. Neuroretinitis as a manifestation of Lyme disease in South India: a case report. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2010 Apr;18(2):97-8..
22: Babu K, Satish V, Satish S, Subbakrishna DK, Mariamma Philips Abraham, Murthy KR. Utility of QuantiFERON TB gold test in a south Indian patient population of ocular inflammation (authors reply). Indian J Ophthalmol:2010; 58(4):346.
23: Murthy KR, Nagendra, Babu K, Benkappa N, Niranjan, Murthy PR. Analysis of risk factors for the development of retinopathy of prematurity in preterm infants at a tertiary referral hospital in South India. Acta Medica Lituanica 2006;13(3):147-152
24: Babu K, Kini R, Mehta R, Abraham MP, Subbakrishna DK, Murthy KR. Clinical profile of ocular sarcoidosis in a South Indian patient population. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2010 Oct;18(5):362.
25: Murthy SR, Babu K, Mahadevan A, Prabhakaran VC. Amyloidosis of lacrimal gland: authors' reply. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010 Sep-Oct;58(5):450-1.
26: Babu K, Murthy GJ. Chikungunya virus iridocyclitis in Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2012 Jan;60(1):73-4.
27: Babu K, Murthy VR, Akki VP, Prabhakaran VC, Murthy KR.Reply: coin-shaped epithelial lesions following an acute attack of erythema multiforme minor with confocal microscopy findings. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2011 Mar-Apr;59(2):167.
28: Babu K, Kini R, Mehta R, Philips M, Subbakrishna DK, Murthy KR. PREDICTORS FOR TUBERCULAR UVEITIS: A Comparison Between Biopsy-Proven Cases of Tubercular and Sarcoid Uveitis. Retina. 2011 Dec 5 (Epub ahead of print).