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Uveitis

uveitis

(Science: pathology) An inflammation of part or all of the uvea, the middle (vascular) tunic of the eye and commonly involving the other tunics (the sclera and cornea and the retina).


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Herpes and Iritis - what is the link?

Iritis is a type of anterior uveitis. It can occur due to herpes simplex infection though there are many other causes. See this article http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10614681 and for description of the pathology, refer to this article ...

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by DebD
Mon Nov 22, 2010 6:14 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Herpes and Iritis - what is the link?
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Sugar Allergy

... Bernhardt H. The impact of microbial ecology on clinical problems. Infection 1989;17(4):255-58. 109. Veys EM, Mielants H. Enteropathic arthritis, uveitis, Whipple?s disease, and miscellaneous spondyloarthropathies. Curr Opin Rheumatol 1993;5(4):420-27. 110. Gorbach SL. Estrogens, breast cancer, ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
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Floaters

... Similar floaters occur with other causes of intraocular bleeding, such as proliferative diabetic retinopathy, trauma, and ocular inflammation (uveitis). http://www.aafp.org/afp/20040401/1691.html

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by Marcos
Sat Nov 11, 2006 5:52 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... Lineatum.......Lin eat em? You are famous. Clinical Findings: O cervicalis has been associated with fistulous withers, poll evil, dermatitis, and uveitis in horses. However, because large numbers of the parasite are common in horses without these diseases, there is some debate about its role in ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 06, 2006 4:19 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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