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728 Possible Causes for Episcleritis

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    […] rheumatoid nodules are usually seen in pressure areas: elbows, occiput, lumbosacral 3 occurs in RF-positive patients 9 ocular involvement keratoconjunctivitis sicca uveitis episcleritis[radiopaedia.org] RA is a systemic disease and there are other manifestations of the disease: Eyes: secondary Sjögren's syndrome, scleritis and episcleritis.[patient.info]

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Type 1

    Immune-mediated diseases that are frequently associated with Crohn's disease include arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, sacroiliitis, episcleritis, uveitis, and skin lesions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Concomitance with IBD activity is typical for episcleritis and uveitis[ 1, 67 ].[doi.org] Episcleritis and uveitis are the principal eye presentations.[symptoma.com]

  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

    Most common ophthalmic manifestations were orbital masses, episcleritis/conjunctivitis, and scleritis (74/226, 32/226, and 12/226, respectively).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Like episcleritis it has a tendency to recur.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] .  Eyes :conjunctivitis, corneal ulceration, episcleritis/scleritis, optic neuropathy, nasolacrimal duct obstruction, proptosis, diplopia, retinal vasculitis, and uveitis[slideshare.net]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Systemic autoimmune diseases are associated with ocular inflammatory conditions such as episcleritis, scleritis, keratitis, and uveitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Although uncommon, episcleritis and scleritis can sometimes be detected as an initial finding of SLE and reveal themselves as moderate to intense ocular pain, redness, blurred[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Episcleral and scleral disease Episcleritis (superficial) and scleritis (deeper inflammation of the sclera) are both seen in SLE, and may be the presenting feature of the[academic.oup.com]

  • Muckle-Wells Syndrome

    Additional features include severe chronic fatigue, recurrent headaches, cognitive impairment, ocular involvement (conjunctivitis, uveitis, episcleritis), oral aphthosis,[orpha.net]

  • Microscopic Polyangiitis

    MPA can have conjunctival, episcleral, scleral, and corneal manifestations.[omicsonline.org] […] endocarditis Neurological – mononeuritis multiplex, sensorimotor polyneuropathy Dermatological – palpable purpura, papules, ulcers Ophthalmological – scleritis, uveitis, episcleritis[arupconsult.com] Ocular: If the eyes are affected, episcleritis usually results.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Relapsing Polychondritis

    The most common clinical presentations were auricular chondritis (n 9), episcleritis or scleritis (n 5), and large airway involvement (n 3).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ocular examination revealed diffuse conjunctivitis and episcleritis on the right side.[nejm.org] Ocular manifestations have been reported to occur in up to 65% of cases and include proptosis, eyelid edema, extraocular muscles palsy, episcleritis, scleritis, conjunctivitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Open-Angle Glaucoma

    We report a case of dilated episcleral vein with secondary open angle glaucoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] NPDS may be an alternative to trabeculectomy in open-angle glaucoma secondary to dilated episcleral veins.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The first patient had open-angle glaucoma with probable elevated episcleral venous pressure and blood in the Schlemm's canal, following a 360 degrees scleral buckle surgery[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Episcleritis

    Episcleritis is of two types: Simple and nodular. Simple episcleritis is more common that nodular and is less severe and painful.[symptoma.com] Nodular episcleritis lesions have raised surface. Simple episcleritis lesions are flat. There are two subtypes.[en.wikipedia.org] A new classification is presented which is as follows: Episcleritis (217 eyes) Simple episcleritis (170 eyes) Nodular episcleritis (47 eyes) Scleritis (301 eyes) Diffuse anterior[dx.doi.org]

  • Scleromalacia Perforans

    Episcleritis was defined as oedema and injection confined to the episcleral tissue, and scleritis as oedema in the episcleral and scleral tissue with injection in both the[academic.oup.com] H15.10 Unspecified episcleritis H15.101 Unspecified episcleritis, right eye H15.102 Unspecified episcleritis, left eye H15.103 Unspecified episcleritis, bilateral H15.109[healthprovidersdata.com] ): Scleral abscess H15.091 Other scleritis, right eye H15.092 Other scleritis, left eye H15.093 Other scleritis, bilateral H15.099 Other scleritis, unspecified eye H15.1 Episcleritis[icd10coded.com]

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