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profileAndrea Cruzat, M.D.

TitleAssociate in Ophthalmology
InstitutionMassachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
AddressMassachusetts Eye & Ear Infrm
243 Charles St
Boston MA 02114
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  1. Cavalcanti BM, Cruzat A, Sahin A, Pavan-Langston D, Samayoa E, Hamrah P. In vivo confocal microscopy detects bilateral changes of corneal immune cells and nerves in unilateral herpes zoster ophthalmicus. Ocul Surf. 2017 Sep 15. PMID: 28923503.
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  2. Taniguchi EV, Paschalis EI, Crnej A, Ren A, Colby KA, Chodosh J, Pasquale LR, Shen LQ, Dohlman CH, Cruzat A. The Role of the Back Plate in Angle Anatomy with the Boston Type I Keratoprosthesis. Cornea. 2017 Sep; 36(9):1096-1101. PMID: 28614155.
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  3. Cruzat A, Shukla AN, Arafat SN, Alageel S, Colon C, Chodosh J, Ciolino JB. Ex Vivo Study of Transepithelial Corneal Cross-linking. J Refract Surg. 2017 Mar 01; 33(3):171-177. PMID: 28264131.
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  4. Cruzat A, Qazi Y, Hamrah P. In Vivo Confocal Microscopy of Corneal Nerves in Health and Disease. Ocul Surf. 2017 Jan; 15(1):15-47. PMID: 27771327.
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  5. Cruzat A, Hamrah P, Cavalcanti BM, Zheng L, Colby K, Pavan-Langston D. Corneal Reinnervation and Sensation Recovery in Patients With Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus: An In Vivo and Ex Vivo Study of Corneal Nerves. Cornea. 2016 May; 35(5):619-25. PMID: 26989956; PMCID: PMC4816653 [Available on 05/01/17].
  6. Crnej A, Omoto M, Dohlman TH, Gonzalez-Andrades M, Paschalis EI, Cruzat A, Vu TH, Doorenbos M, Chen DF, Dohlman CH, Dana R. Effect of Penetrating Keratoplasty and Keratoprosthesis Implantation on the Posterior Segment of the Eye. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2016 Apr; 57(4):1643-8. PMID: 27054516; PMCID: PMC4829084 [Available on 10/01/16].
  7. Gonzalez-Andrades M, Alonso-Pastor L, Mauris J, Cruzat A, Dohlman CH, Argüeso P. Establishment of a novel in vitro model of stratified epithelial wound healing with barrier function. Sci Rep. 2016 Jan 13; 6:19395. PMID: 26759072; PMCID: PMC4725353.
  8. Grassi CM, Cruzat A, Taniguchi EV, Crnej A, Colby KA, Dohlman CH, Chodosh J. Periprosthetic Tissue Loss in Patients With Idiopathic Vitreous Inflammation After the Boston Keratoprosthesis. Cornea. 2015 Nov; 34(11):1378-82. PMID: 26226472.
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  9. Kheirkhah A, Rahimi Darabad R, Cruzat A, Hajrasouliha AR, Witkin D, Wong N, Dana R, Hamrah P. Corneal Epithelial Immune Dendritic Cell Alterations in Subtypes of Dry Eye Disease: A Pilot In Vivo Confocal Microscopic Study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Nov; 56(12):7179-85. PMID: 26540656; PMCID: PMC4640475.
  10. Cruzat A, Schrems WA, Schrems-Hoesl LM, Cavalcanti BM, Baniasadi N, Witkin D, Pavan-Langston D, Dana R, Hamrah P. Contralateral Clinically Unaffected Eyes of Patients With Unilateral Infectious Keratitis Demonstrate a Sympathetic Immune Response. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Oct; 56(11):6612-20. PMID: 26465889; PMCID: PMC4611956 [Available on 04/01/16].
  11. Müller RT, Abedi F, Cruzat A, Witkin D, Baniasadi N, Cavalcanti BM, Jamali A, Chodosh J, Dana R, Pavan-Langston D, Hamrah P. Degeneration and Regeneration of Subbasal Corneal Nerves after Infectious Keratitis: A Longitudinal In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Study. Ophthalmology. 2015 Nov; 122(11):2200-9. PMID: 26256833; PMCID: PMC4623997 [Available on 11/01/16].
  12. Müller RT, Pourmirzaie R, Pavan-Langston D, Cavalcanti BM, Aggarwal S, Colón C, Jamali A, Cruzat A, Hamrah P. In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Demonstrates Bilateral Loss of Endothelial Cells in Unilateral Herpes Simplex Keratitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Jul; 56(8):4899-906. PMID: 26225629; PMCID: PMC4525683.
  13. Qazi Y, Kheirkhah A, Blackie C, Cruzat A, Trinidad M, Williams C, Korb DR, Hamrah P. In vivo detection of clinically non-apparent ocular surface inflammation in patients with meibomian gland dysfunction-associated refractory dry eye symptoms: a pilot study. Eye (Lond). 2015 Aug; 29(8):1099-110. PMID: 26088680; PMCID: PMC4541343.
  14. Aggarwal S, Kheirkhah A, Cavalcanti BM, Cruzat A, Colon C, Brown E, Borsook D, Prüss H, Hamrah P. Autologous Serum Tears for Treatment of Photoallodynia in Patients with Corneal Neuropathy: Efficacy and Evaluation with In Vivo Confocal Microscopy. Ocul Surf. 2015 Jul; 13(3):250-62. PMID: 26045233; PMCID: PMC4499014.
  15. Yamaguchi T, Calvacanti BM, Cruzat A, Qazi Y, Ishikawa S, Osuka A, Lederer J, Hamrah P. Correlation between human tear cytokine levels and cellular corneal changes in patients with bacterial keratitis by in vivo confocal microscopy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014 Oct 16; 55(11):7457-66. PMID: 25324281; PMCID: PMC4240721.
  16. Cruzat A, Shukla A, Dohlman CH, Colby K. Wound anatomy after type 1 Boston KPro using oversized back plates. Cornea. 2013 Dec; 32(12):1531-6. PMID: 24097186.
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  17. Cruzat A, Tauber A, Shukla A, Paschalis EI, Pineda R, Dohlman CH. Low-cost and readily available tissue carriers for the Boston keratoprosthesis: a review of possibilities. J Ophthalmol. 2013; 2013:686587. PMID: 24371522; PMCID: PMC3859260.
  18. Paschalis EI, Chodosh J, Spurr-Michaud S, Cruzat A, Tauber A, Behlau I, Gipson I, Dohlman CH. In vitro and in vivo assessment of titanium surface modification for coloring the backplate of the Boston keratoprosthesis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Jun 04; 54(6):3863-73. PMID: 23661373.
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  19. Cade F, Cruzat A, Paschalis EI, Espírito Santo L, Pineda R. Analysis of four aberrometers for evaluating lower and higher order aberrations. PLoS One. 2013; 8(1):e54990. PMID: 23349995; PMCID: PMC3551914.
  20. Schrems-Hoesl LM, Schrems WA, Cruzat A, Shahatit BM, Bayhan HA, Jurkunas UV, Hamrah P. Cellular and subbasal nerve alterations in early stage Fuchs' endothelial corneal dystrophy: an in vivo confocal microscopy study. Eye (Lond). 2013 Jan; 27(1):42-9. PMID: 23154490; PMCID: PMC3545379.
  21. Hamrah P, Cruzat A, Dastjerdi MH, Prüss H, Zheng L, Shahatit BM, Bayhan HA, Dana R, Pavan-Langston D. Unilateral herpes zoster ophthalmicus results in bilateral corneal nerve alteration: an in vivo confocal microscopy study. Ophthalmology. 2013 Jan; 120(1):40-7. PMID: 22999636; PMCID: PMC3575640.
  22. Shukla AN, Cruzat A, Hamrah P. Confocal microscopy of corneal dystrophies. Semin Ophthalmol. 2012 Sep-Nov; 27(5-6):107-16. PMID: 23163262; PMCID: PMC3970842.
  23. Cruzat A, Witkin D, Baniasadi N, Zheng L, Ciolino JB, Jurkunas UV, Chodosh J, Pavan-Langston D, Dana R, Hamrah P. Inflammation and the nervous system: the connection in the cornea in patients with infectious keratitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Jul 11; 52(8):5136-43. PMID: 21460259; PMCID: PMC3176064.
  24. Cruzat A, Pavan-Langston D, Hamrah P. In vivo confocal microscopy of corneal nerves: analysis and clinical correlation. Semin Ophthalmol. 2010 Sep-Nov; 25(5-6):171-7. PMID: 21090996; PMCID: PMC3148212.
  25. Mantopoulos D, Cruzat A, Hamrah P. In vivo imaging of corneal inflammation: new tools for clinical practice and research. Semin Ophthalmol. 2010 Sep-Nov; 25(5-6):178-85. PMID: 21090997; PMCID: PMC3146960.
  26. Hamrah P, Cruzat A, Dastjerdi MH, Zheng L, Shahatit BM, Bayhan HA, Dana R, Pavan-Langston D. Corneal sensation and subbasal nerve alterations in patients with herpes simplex keratitis: an in vivo confocal microscopy study. Ophthalmology. 2010 Oct; 117(10):1930-6. PMID: 20810171; PMCID: PMC2949523.
  27. Kumar RL, Cruzat A, Hamrah P. Current state of in vivo confocal microscopy in management of microbial keratitis. Semin Ophthalmol. 2010 Sep-Nov; 25(5-6):166-70. PMID: 21090995; PMCID: PMC3157328.
  28. Aguillón JC, Cruzat A, Aravena O, Salazar L, Llanos C, Cuchacovich M. Could single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) affecting the tumour necrosis factor promoter be considered as part of rheumatoid arthritis evolution? Immunobiology. 2006; 211(1-2):75-84. PMID: 16446172.
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  29. Aguillón JC, Cruzat A, Contreras-Levicoy J, Dotte A, Pesce B, Aravena O, Salazar L, Catalán D, Abello P, Aguirre A, Llanos C, Cuchacovich M. [Emergent therapies for rheumatoid arthritis]. Rev Med Chil. 2005 Aug; 133(8):969-76. PMID: 16163436.
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  30. Schiattino I, Villegas R, Cruzat A, Cuenca J, Salazar L, Aravena O, Pesce B, Catalán D, Llanos C, Cuchacovich M, Aguillón JC. Multiple imputation procedures allow the rescue of missing data: an application to determine serum tumor necrosis factor (TNF) concentration values during the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis patients with anti-TNF therapy. Biol Res. 2005; 38(1):7-12. PMID: 15977405.
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  31. Pérez C, González FE, Pavez V, Araya AV, Aguirre A, Cruzat A, Contreras-Levicoy J, Dotte A, Aravena O, Salazar L, Catalán D, Cuenca J, Ferreira A, Schiattino I, Aguillón JC. The -308 polymorphism in the promoter region of the tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) gene and ex vivo lipopolysaccharide-induced TNF-alpha expression in patients with aggressive periodontitis and/or type 1 diabetes mellitus. Eur Cytokine Netw. 2004 Oct-Dec; 15(4):364-70. PMID: 15627647.
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  32. Cuchacovich M, Ferreira L, Aliste M, Soto L, Cuenca J, Cruzat A, Gatica H, Schiattino I, Pérez C, Aguirre A, Salazar-Onfray F, Aguillón JC. Tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) levels and influence of -308 TNF-alpha promoter polymorphism on the responsiveness to infliximab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Scand J Rheumatol. 2004; 33(4):228-32. PMID: 15370717.
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  33. Aguillón JC, Contreras J, Dotte A, Cruzat A, Catalán D, Salazar L, Molina MC, Guerrero J, López M, Soto L, Salazar-Onfray F, Cuchacovich M. [New immunological weapons for medicine in the 21st Century: biological therapy based on the use of the latest generation monoclonal antibodies]. Rev Med Chil. 2003 Dec; 131(12):1445-53. PMID: 15022409.
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  34. Cuenca J, Cuchacovich M, Pérez C, Ferreira L, Aguirre A, Schiattino I, Soto L, Cruzat A, Salazar-Onfray F, Aguillón JC. The -308 polymorphism in the tumour necrosis factor (TNF) gene promoter region and ex vivo lipopolysaccharide-induced TNF expression and cytotoxic activity in Chilean patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2003 Feb; 42(2):308-13. PMID: 12595628.
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  35. Aguillón JC, Cruzat A, Cuenca J, Cuchacovich M. [Tumor necrosis factor alpha genetic polymorphism as a risk factor in disease]. Rev Med Chil. 2002 Sep; 130(9):1043-50. PMID: 12434654.
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