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126 Possible Causes for Keratitis, Transillumination of the Iris, Tuberculosis

  • Uveitis

    Tugal–Tutkun, Onal S, Garip A et al., Bilateral acute iris transillumination, Arch Ophthalmol,2011;129(10):1312–9.[touchophthalmology.com] INTRODUCTION: Corticosteroid treatment for uveitis can lead to delayed-onset pressure-induced interlamellar stromal keratitis (PISK), even years after laser in situ keratomileusis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There is a recognised risk of serious infections, including tuberculosis (TB), during anti-TNF-α therapy in systemic immune-mediated diseases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Idiopathic anterior Uveitis

    Tugal–Tutkun, Onal S, Garip A et al., Bilateral acute iris transillumination, Arch Ophthalmol,2011;129(10):1312–9.[touchophthalmology.com] Slit-lamp evaluation typically demonstrates fine, “stellate” keratic precipitates (KP).[medtextfree.wordpress.com] Bacterial: Corneal wounds, Tuberculosis, Bartonellosis, Borreliosis Fungal: Cryptococcosis Hypertension: hyphema ( /- retinal detachment) Neoplasia Treatment Mydriatic: Atropine[vin.com]

  • Anterior Uveitis

    (BADI) and bilateral acute transillumination of the iris (BAIT), the finding of corneal endothelial pigment precipitates is a useful clue to the differential diagnosis.18,19[touchophthalmology.com] […] uveitis with fewer keratic precipitates that are brown in color and located inferiorly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] methodsThe 11 most common etiologies were included (idiopathic, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasic arthritis, reactive arthritis, inflammatory bowel diseases, sarcoidosis, tuberculosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Granulomatous Iritis

    (BADI) and bilateral acute transillumination of the iris (BAIT), the finding of corneal endothelial pigment precipitates is a useful clue to the differential diagnosis. 18,19[touchophthalmology.com] Cornea Keratic precipitates (KPs) are found on the endothelium. KPs are clusters of white blood cells.[emedicine.medscape.com] Tuberculosis (TB) Tuberculosis is a very rare cause of iritis. Most people are already known to have TB.[iritis.co.uk]

  • Iris Atrophy

    Infrared transillumination stereophotography of normal iris. Can J Ophthalmol 1977 ; 12: 308 – 11. Google Scholar Medline ISI 19.[journals.sagepub.com] MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Development of cataract during management of Acanthamoeba keratitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] lentis et pupillae Marfan syndrome Postinflammatory All forms of chronic iridocyclitis Herpes zoster Herpes simplex Cytomegalovirus Rubella Acquired syphilis Leprosy and tuberculosis[entokey.com]

  • Syphilitic Chorioretinitis

    Corneal sensation with careful inspection of the iris for subtle transillumination defects may help identify underlying herpetic disease.[retinalphysician.com] Early congenital syphilis, latent A50.2 Early congenital syphilis, unspecified A50.3 Late congenital syphilitic oculopathy A50.31 Late congenital syphilitic interstitial keratitis[icd10data.com] Along with intraocular lymphoma and tuberculosis, syphilis is a masquerade syndrome and can present with a wide variety of symptoms and findings, including choroiditis, retinitis[aao.org]

  • Posterior Uveitis

    Corneal sensation with careful inspection of the iris for subtle transillumination defects may help identify underlying herpetic disease.[retinalphysician.com] Keratitis The corneal is the clear window at the front of your eye. Inflammation of this tissue is call keratitis.[drscottsylvia.com] , and a specific immune response to M. tuberculosis confirmed by QuantiFERON, despite inability to detect M. tuberculosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tubulointerstitial Nephritis-Uveitis Syndrome

    […] thickening and transillumination Kidney transplantation Posterior subcapsular cataract, Opportunistic ocular infections, Raised intraocular pressure Evanescent cortical blindness[omicsonline.org] An anterior uveitis with granulomatous keratic precipitates or iris nodules has been only rarely reported in TINU patients [ 3 ].[joii-journal.springeropen.com] He had no history of tuberculosis in the past, neither was there any family history of the same.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Juvenile Hemorrhagic Cystitis

    Clinical signs include unexplained corneal scarring, decreased corneal sensation, focal or diffuse iris atrophy, iris transillumination defects, anterior chamber cells and[ophthalmologymanagement.com] […] past therapy and response, previous or antecedent ocular trauma or surgery MEDICAL HISTORY Systemic illnesses (especially sarcoidosis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, AIDS, tuberculosis[medtextfree.wordpress.com] Tuberculosis In the acute phase of bladder tuberculosis, sonographic findings include irregular mucosal masses due to coalescing tubercles with ulceration and edema, diffuse[slideshare.net]

  • Isolated Congenital Sclerocornea

    transillumination defects, concave iris, increased pigmentation of trabecular meshwork, deposited pigment on Schwalbe’s line/AD/-/%600510 PRADER-WILLI SYNDROME/Refractive[eyewiki.org] Stay abreast of the latest in ocular pathology with coverage of the classification system for retinoblastoma; immunopathology of herpes keratitis; and genetic features of[books.google.de] There was no clinical evidence of congenital or acquired syphilis, tuberculosis or leprosy.[docslide.com.br]

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