Iritis

What is Iritis?

Inflammation of the iris, part of the eyes. It causes pain in eyes & photophobia, inability to tolerate bright light

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Every time I quit smoking marijuana I get iritis. I have gotten it five times, each time after marijuana cessation. I don't want to tell my...

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Active substance in Marijuana is Cannabis. Only effect of cannabis related to opthalmology is: lowered...

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I am 56 year old lady. I have pain in my knees & in left wrist. I have recurrent episodes of Iritis, putting steroid eye drops. My HLAB27 is...

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HI
Thank for asking to HCM
I can understand your problem, if I would be your doctor then I would advise you to stop using the steroid this will...

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I had gastric bypass 9 years ago. Also in 1995 I discovered through testing I am positive for HLA-B27 genetic marker , showing up as Iritis a dozen...

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Hi,

I would first of all like to explain HLA to you. HLA stands for human leukocyte antigen. It is implicated in certain diseases. I will list all...

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I have an auto immune condition and recently have had inflammation in my ear twice and iritis twice in a short time and 2 heavy colds i have...

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Hi, I was recently diagnosed with Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, I ve had Raynauds for many years and I have recurring Iritis for the last year.....

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Hi doctor, i am a patient of ankylodsing spondylysis and iritis in both eyes from 2012. From December 2015, i countered glaucoma , iritis and...

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I was diagnosed with Iritis in my left eye Wednesday and was told my iris had attached to the lens behind my eye. Was given 2 eye drops to use. Has...

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I was diagnosed with iritis this past Friday 2/7 and have been taking Prednisolone Acetate Ophthalmic Suspension USP drops 4 x's a day but it does...

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I am a 20 year old college student and i have been experiencing some concerning symptoms: i had a 3 month episode of iritis, my extremities will...

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Hello I have had severe Iritis in my right eye. I am due to have my old mirena coil removed and a new one fitted. I decided to research a little to...

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