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Research & Reviews  387 results

Inflammatory eye disease for rheumatologists.
Current Opinion in Rheumatology; Corbitt K, Nowatzky J

Mar 22nd, 2023 - This review provides a framework for understanding inflammatory eye disease diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and management for rheumatologists. Uveitis, scleritis, episcleritis, peripheral ulcerative keratitis, and orbital inflammation are all ...

Scleral Proteome in Noninfectious Scleritis Unravels Upregulation of Filaggrin-2 and Si...
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science; Vergouwen DPC, Ten Berge JC et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - Scleritis is a severe inflammatory ocular disorder with unknown pathogenesis. We investigated healthy sclera as well as sclera affected by noninfectious scleritis for differentially expressed proteins using a mass spectrometry approach. We collect...

IgG4-related ophthalmic disease masquerading as ciliary body tumors and scleritis in bo...
BMC Ophthalmology; Ma J, Xie M et. al.

Mar 10th, 2023 - To report a rare case of IgG4-related ophthalmic disease (IgG4-ROD) manifesting as intraocular masses and scleritis in both eyes in a 61-year-old male and to investigate the changes in multimodal imaging features of the lesion sites and helper T-c...

Iritis and Uveitis

Mar 9th, 2023 - Practice Essentials Uveitis is defined as inflammation of the uveal tract, which is further subdivided into anterior and posterior components. The anterior tract is composed of the iris and ciliary body, whereas the posterior tract includes choroi...

Iritis and Uveitis

Mar 9th, 2023 - Practice Essentials Uveitis is defined as inflammation of the uveal tract, which is further subdivided into anterior and posterior components. The anterior tract is composed of the iris and ciliary body, whereas the posterior tract includes choroi...

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Guidelines  1 results

Expert panel recommendations for the use of anti-tumor necrosis factor biologic agents ...
Ophthalmology Levy-Clarke G, Jabs DA et. al.

Dec 24th, 2013 - To provide recommendations for the use of anti-tumor necrosis factor α (TNF-α) biologic agents in patients with ocular inflammatory disorders. Ocular inflammatory diseases remain a leading cause of vision loss worldwide. Anti-TNF-α agents are used...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  23 results

Exploring Immune Cell Signatures in Autoimmunity and Dry Eye Syndrome

Mar 3rd, 2023 - BACKGROUND AND RATIONALE 1.1 General Introduction Ocular surface disease, especially dry eye and scleritis, commonly affects patients with autoimmune diseases. Ocular surface immune cells are increased in autoimmune disease; however the full subse...

AutoInflammatory Disease Alliance Registry (AIDA)

Feb 21st, 2023 - The AIDA registry service is based on REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture, project-redcap.org), a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases, designed to support data capture for research studies. The platfo...

Uveitis/Intraocular Inflammatory Disease Biobank (iBank)

Jan 31st, 2023 - Uveitis refers to a large group of intraocular inflammatory diseases that can cause devastating visual loss in adults and children. This study establishes a clinical database and biospecimen repository for the identification of novel factors relev...

Connection Between Periodontitis and Exudative Age-related Macular Degeneration

Jan 30th, 2023 - Periodontitis is a chronic low-grade bacterial infection of supporting tissue of teeth. Chronic periodontitis is often non symptomatic. Inflammation is located usually in deepened periodontal pockets (> 4mm or >6mm) and it leads to alveolar bone l...

Cyclophosphamide vs. Infliximab for Refractory Idiopathic Scleritis (CIRIS)

Jul 20th, 2022 - This study will evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Infliximab versus Cyclophosphamide in Subjects with Idiopathic Refractory Scleritis. The term scleritis describes a chronic inflammation that involves the outermost cost and skeleton of the eye. ...

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News  28 results

Ocular Manifestations of Patients With Cutaneous Rosacea With and Without Demodex Infection
Yesim Akpinar Kara, MD, Feyza Çalış, MD et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - Acne rosacea is a chronic inflammatory disease that may affect the facial skin, eyes, and eyelids. 1 It is characterized by transient or persistent flushing, facial erythema, and telangiectases, generally located on the central portion of the face,.

Drop in Scleritis Cases in UK Likely Due to Better Management of Immune Disease

Mar 22nd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The incidence of scleritis has fallen by about a third in the United Kingdom over roughly the past two decades, likely due to improvements in the management of immune-related diseases, researchers report. "Scleritis is ...

A Third of Uveitis Patients Prescribed Excess Corticosteroids

Feb 19th, 2021 - A new study published in the journal  Eye  suggests that one-third of patients with uveitis in the UK receive excess systemic corticosteroids (CS), and there is a scope to reduce excess prescribing in a quarter of them. CS are widely prescribed fo...

A 26-Year-Old With Chronic Eye Pain: Osmosis USMLE Study Question

Jan 22nd, 2021 - Test yourself with this question from Osmosis.org and see how you stack up against your peers! A 26-year-old woman is evaluated for chronic eye pain and eye redness. She also reports some photophobia and says that her pain is not significantly cha...

Secondary Sjogren's Syndrome, Scleritis Linked to Corneal Complications

Jan 15th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Patients with secondary Sjogren's syndrome (SS) are at increased risk of corneal complications compared to those with primary SS, and eyes with scleritis are at especially high risk of vision-threatening complications, ...

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