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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[] RA is a systemic disease and there are other manifestations of the disease: Eyes: secondary Sjögren's syndrome, scleritis and episcleritis.[]

  • 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[] Concomitance with IBD activity is typical for episcleritis and uveitis[ 1, 67 ].[] Episcleritis and uveitis are the principal eye presentations.[]

  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

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

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Systemic autoimmune diseases are associated with ocular inflammatory conditions such as episcleritis, scleritis, keratitis, and uveitis.[] 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[] 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[]

  • Muckle-Wells Syndrome

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

  • Microscopic Polyangiitis

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

  • Relapsing Polychondritis

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

  • Open-Angle Glaucoma

    We report a case of dilated episcleral vein with secondary open angle glaucoma.[] NPDS may be an alternative to trabeculectomy in open-angle glaucoma secondary to dilated episcleral veins.[] 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[]

  • Episcleritis

    Episcleritis is of two types: Simple and nodular. Simple episcleritis is more common that nodular and is less severe and painful.[] Nodular episcleritis lesions have raised surface. Simple episcleritis lesions are flat. There are two subtypes.[] 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[]

  • 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[] H15.10 Unspecified episcleritis H15.101 Unspecified episcleritis, right eye H15.102 Unspecified episcleritis, left eye H15.103 Unspecified episcleritis, bilateral H15.109[] ): 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[]

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