What is Uveitis?

Uveitis is inflammation of a layer of eye called uvea.Most of the time the uveitis is anterior which involves iris.Infections, injury and autoimmune disorders may be associated with the development of uveitis, though the exact cause is often unknown.in some cases uvietis may lead to loss of vision.

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hi my husband is 35 years old he is diagnosed with Uveitis & also his liver have some damage too doctor gave him steroids for six months & no...

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Cyclosporin is an immunosuppressive or cytotoxic medication used to treat autoimmune diseases, to prevent graft versus host disease...

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hi,sir my eyes often get reddish and painful after exposure to sunlight i have also consulted opthalmologist who have prescribed an OLOPAT and...

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your eye have developed sensitivity to sunlight. avoid much expo user to sunlight. can use dark glass-when you go out. were you using contact lens....

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Hi, my name is XXXXXXX My mother has suffered Optic Atrophy, it caused from Uveitis. Her condition has been over 10 years. I just wonder is there...

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Thanks for referring your mother's problem to me.

The reason of optic atrophy in such cases is more likely to be due to Diabetes. As...

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