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831 Possible Causes for Relapsing Polychondritis, Scleromalacia Perforans, Unilateral Red Eye

  • Scleritis and Episcleritis

    Of these, 13 were regarded as scleromalacia perforans. Posterior scleritis (6 eyes) The diagnosis is based on an exact clinical examination which is fully described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Causes of scleritis: Systemic autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, Wegener granulomatosis, seronegative spondyloarthropathies, relapsing polychondritis, systemic[basicmedicalkey.com] red eye, but bilateral in a quarter to a half of cases Mild ache or burning sensation Sometimes tender on palpation Occasionally watery Condition commonly recurrent Signs[college-optometrists.org]

  • Episcleritis

    Of these, 13 were regarded as scleromalacia perforans. Posterior scleritis (6 eyes) The diagnosis is based on an exact clinical examination which is fully described.[doi.org] SCLERITIS Rheumatoid Arthritis Wegener’s granulomatosis Relapsing Polychondritis 46. complications • Visual loss • Uveitis – AU in necrotizing scleritis, PU in posterior scleritis[slideshare.net] red eye, but bilateral in a quarter to a half of cases Mild ache or burning sensation Sometimes tender on palpation Occasionally watery Condition commonly recurrent Signs[college-optometrists.org]

  • Anterior Uveitis

    Some of the less common diseases associated with AAU include sarcoidosis, interstitial nephritis (a rare kidney inflammation), relapsing polychondritis (a rare autoimmune[eyewiki.aao.org] Conjunctivitis causes watering and discharge from the eye ACUTE ANTERIOR UVEITIS (IRITIS) Presentation * Painful red eye – usually unilateral. * Photophobia and watering of[redorbit.com] Sudden onset Photophobia Ocular pain Eye redness Non-granulomatous Severe inflammation potentially resulting in: Hypopyon Anterior chamber fibrin Rarely: Papillitis Vitritis[eyewiki.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Keratitis

    Relapsing polychondritis (RP) is a rare collagen disease characterized by inflammation and destruction of cartilage throughout the body.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the hospitalized patient with a unilateral red eye, always suspect herpes simplex keratitis.[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com] Ocular and systemic findings in relapsing polychondritis. Ophthalmology 1986;93:681–689. Google Scholar 27. Jabs DA, Rosenbaum JT, Foster CS, et al.[link.springer.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Scleromalacia Perforans

    Scleromalacia perforans is a rare ocular manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis which can potentially lead to blindness and is a late consequence in the course of the disease[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Associations rheumatoid arthritis Crohn disease ulcerative colitis systemic lupus erythematosus Behçet disease 5 relapsing polychondritis 5 granulomatosis with polyangiitis[radiopaedia.org] In addition, relapsing polychondritis is associated with deformed ear.[mrcophth.com]

    Missing: Unilateral Red Eye
  • Conjunctivitis

    Abstract : Relapsing polychondritis (RP) is a rare disease in which recurrent bouts of inflammation, in some cases followed by destruction, affect the cartilage of the ears[hal.inserm.fr] The following "red flags" point to other more serious diagnoses, such as keratitis ( inflammation of the cornea ), iritis, or angle closure glaucoma : Unilateral red eye Changes[dermnetnz.org] Conjunctivitis is associated with the autoimmune disease relapsing polychondritis.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Uveitis

    polychondritis, and polyarteritis nodosa.[sanantonioeyeinstitute.com] Symptoms [ 11 ] Acute anterior uveitis Usually unilateral. Pain, redness and photophobia are typical. Eye pain is often worse when trying to read.[patient.info] polychondritis Anterior Unknown Inflammation of cartilaginous tissues — Often associated with scleritis, spillover inflammation Rheumatoid arthritis Usually anterior, spillover[aafp.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Scleromalacia

    Scleromalacia perforans is a form of advanced scleromalacia .[ivyroses.com] Associations rheumatoid arthritis Crohn disease ulcerative colitis systemic lupus erythematosus Behçet disease 5 relapsing polychondritis 5 granulomatosis with polyangiitis[radiopaedia.org] In addition, relapsing polychondritis is associated with deformed ear.[mrcophth.com]

    Missing: Unilateral Red Eye
  • Corneal Ulcer

    Rapid corneal thinning and perforated ulcerative keratitis in a patient with relapsing polychondritis. Eye Vis (Lond). 2017. 4:8. [Medline].[emedicine.com] Affected eyes are seen to be red and congested but inflammation does not extend beyond 3 mm from the limbus.[eyewiki.aao.org] Rapid corneal thinning and perforated ulcerative keratitis in a patient with relapsing polychondritis. Eye Vis (Lond) . 2017. 4:8. [Medline] .[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Central Corneal Ulcer

    While the differential is broad, more common associations include: rheumatoid arthritis, Wegener's granulomatosis, polyarteritis nodosa, ulcerative colitis, relapsing polychondritis[ophthalmologymanagement.com] Rapid corneal thinning and perforated ulcerative keratitis in a patient with relapsing polychondritis. Eye Vis (Lond). 2017. 4:8. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com] It also occurs in other conditions such as granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's granulomatosis), systemic lupus erythematosus, relapsing polychondritis and polyarteritis[patient.info]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans