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Uveitis

OCT Scans Useful in Grading Posterior Segment Inflammation

The findings also revealed that vitreous cell density is correlated with inflammation clinical grading.
September 9, 2022

Non-infectious Uveitis, Scleritis Risk Tied to Vitamin D3 Deficiency

Supplementation is a cost-effective way to cut the chance of developing these conditions by about half.
August 10, 2022

Immunomodulatory Therapy Needed to Treat Pediatric Anterior Uveitis

Study shows early use is key to reducing complications and improving visual outcomes.
June 3, 2022

Uveitic Macular Edema Associated with Higher Costs

These patients tend to deal with more expenses related to medications and follow-ups.
November 29, 2021

Two Biomarkers Point Toward Uveitis Treatment Response

Ellipsoid zone integrity and the presence of central subfield cystoid spaces or subretinal fluid served as effective predictors in noninfectious cases, researchers suggest.
November 15, 2021

Angle Recession and Uveitis Increase Risk of LTP Failure

Study also finds that glaucomatous eyes with high baseline IOP had the longest survival compared to eyes with lower baseline IOP.
August 11, 2021

Elevated Stress and Inadequate Sleep May Trigger Uveitis Episodes

These two factors could contribute to future attacks, research shows.
June 25, 2021

Patient Age Affects CNV Appearance on OCT

The odds of uveitic, myopic and AMD-associated new vessel growth increase significantly with age.
April 29, 2021

Uveitis Literature Unclear on Extent of Disease

Methodologies vary widely, such that it’s difficult to draw any definitive conclusions about the disease’s prevalence and incidence.
April 7, 2021

Risk of Uveitis, MG Low for Cancer Therapy Patients

Still, those exposed to checkpoint inhibitors had a higher risk than those on other therapies.
November 6, 2020