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u·ve·i·tis

 (yo͞o′vē-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the uvea.

uveitis

(ˌjuːvɪˈaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the uvea
uveitic adj

u•ve•i•tis

(ˌyu viˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the uvea.
[1840–50]

uveitis

an inflamed condition of the uvea. — uveitic, adj.
See also: Eyes
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Noun1.uveitis - inflammation of the uvea of the eye
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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u·ve·i·tis

n. uveítis, infl. de la úvea.

uveitis

n uveítis f
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Bilateral ocular decompression retinopathy after Ahmed valve implantation for uveitic glaucoma.
Iritis can lead to a fall in IOP due to reduced aqueous fluid production although the inflammatory cells produced can block the drainage angle leading to uveitic glaucoma.
1,2) Moreover, they have been shown to impact treatment success when treating complications such as uveitic macular edema.
The uveitic population seen in our institute comprised cases from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
One eye had suprachoroid hemorrhage, one eye had long-term persistent uveitic membrane, and two eyes had tube-cornea touch.
13,14 The approval is based on results from two pivotal Phase 3 studies VISUAL-I and VISUAL-II, and also extension study VISUAL-III, which demonstrated that patients with active and controlled non-infectious intermediate, posterior and panuveitis treated with HUMIRA had a significantly lower risk for treatment failure (a combination of uveitic flare and decrease in visual acuity), compared to placebo.
13,14) The approval is based on results from two pivotal Phase 3 studies VISUAL-I and VISUAL-II, and also extension study VISUAL-III, which demonstrated that patients with active and controlled noninfectious intermediate, posterior and panuveitis treated with HUMIRA had a significantly lower risk for treatment failure (a combination of uveitic flare and decrease in visual acuity), compared to placebo.
Further investigation into alternative therapies for uveitic disease is necessary to attempt to save the sight of the many patients that suffer from this sight-threatening group of diseases," Fromer said.
5) Another study demonstrated IOP reduction after cyclophotocoagulation in a pregnant woman with uveitic aphakic glaucoma.
This edition has updated content, including new chapters on orbital compartment syndrome, corneal endothelial dystrophies, uveitic glaucoma, diplopia after cataract surgery, and imaging, as well as a new color format and tables, illustrations, and images.
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