James T. Rosenbaum, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

James T. Rosenbaum

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Uveitis

Does this patient have uveitis? Uveitis is defined as inflammation of the uveal tract including the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. Uveitis is classified by anatomical location which correlates with etiology and affects treatment as well as prognosis (see Figure 1). Anterior uveitis, also known as iritis or iridocyclitis, is inflammation predominantly affecting the iris,…

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