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280 Possible Causes for Scleritis and Episcleritis

  • Episcleritis

    Research Article Research Article Research Articles Scleritis and episcleritis.[] What Causes Scleritis and Episcleritis? The cause of episcleritis and scleritis is unknown.[] 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[]

  • Relapsing Polychondritis

    Recurrent scleritis and episcleritis. Cardiovascular involvement including valve problems, pericarditis, myocarditis, myocardial infarction, aneurysms.[]

  • Scleromalacia Perforans

    Scleritis and episcleritis. Br J Ophthalmol 1976 ; 60 : 163 –91. 3 Sainz de la Maza M, Jabbur NS, Foster CS. Severity of scleritis and episcleritis.[] Episcleritis and Scleritis - The University of Auckland ; Knowledge of the systemic associations of scleritis. 3. Understand the ...[] References 1 Scleritis and episcleritis . Br J Ophthalmol 1976 ; 60 : 163 – 91 . 2 Rare extra-articular manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis: scleromalacia perforans .[]

  • Scleromalacia

    Scleritis and episcleritis. Br J Ophthalmol 1976 ; 60 : 163 –91. 3 Sainz de la Maza M, Jabbur NS, Foster CS. Severity of scleritis and episcleritis.[] Episcleritis is the most difficult differential challenge in patients who have scleritis.[] , unspecified 379.01 - Episcleritis periodica fugax 379.02 - Nodular episcleritis 379.03 - Anterior scleritis 379.05 - Scleritis with corneal involvement 379.06 - Brawny scleritis[]

  • Herpes Zoster

    EPISCLERITIS AND SCLERITIS Findings of episcleritis include localized or diffuse redness, as well as pain and swelling of the conjunctiva and episclera.[] episcleritis† Topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents and/or steroids Acute retinal necrosis/ progressive outer retinal necrosis Intravenous acyclovir (1,500 mg per[] Scleritis is a more serious condition with involvement of the sclera. Both conditions may be accompanied by localized stromal keratitis.[]

  • Cogan Syndrome

    "Atypical" Cogans syndrome is the association of the typical hearing symptoms with other ocular symptoms including scleritis or episcleritis, retinitis, optic neuritis, glaucoma[] Interstitial keratitis is the characteristic ocular feature, although this is not mandatory for the diagnosis; moreover, ocular manifestations such as scleritis, episcleritis[]

  • Scleritis and Episcleritis

    Scleritis is more severe than episcleritis, and necrotizing scleritis is the most severe type of scleritis.[] September 27, 2015 Posted by Key Difference – Scleritis vs Episcleritis The key difference between Scleritis and Episcleritis is that Scleritis, which often occurs in association[] RESULTS: Of 217,061 eligible patients, 17 incident scleritis cases and 93 incident episcleritis cases were confirmed.[]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    RA is a systemic disease and there are other manifestations of the disease: Eyes: secondary Sjögren's syndrome, scleritis and episcleritis.[] The eye can be directly affected in the form of episcleritis or scleritis, which when severe can very rarely progress to perforating scleromalacia.[]

  • Disorder of the Globe

    Episcleritis does not progress to scleritis. Episcleritis is inflammation of the superficial, episcleral layer of the eye.[] Other [ edit ] ( 379 ) Other disorders of eye ( 379.0 ) Scleritis and episcleritis ( 379.2 ) Disorders of vitreous body ( 379.24 ) Other vitreous opacities Vitreous floaters[] Deposition of uric acid crystals, as seen in gout , can lead to the appearance of an episcleritis or scleritis.[]

  • Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

    Medical record review, as was done in this study, is recommended to elucidate diagnoses for uveitis and scleritis/episcleritis.[] Episcleritis and scleritis: clinical features and treatment results . Am J Ophthalmol 2000; 130 (4): 469–476.[] Episcleritis and scleritis: clinical features and treatment results. Am J Ophthalmol 2000; 130 (4): 469–476.[]

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