Immunosuppressive drug shows promise in treatment of eye disorder
... professor of ophthalmology.
Physicians gave the drug to 84 patients, of whom 61 percent had uveitis (intraocular inflammation), 17 percent had scleritis
(inflammation of the outer wall of the eye), 11 percent had mucous membrane pemphigoid (a condition causing scarring of the eyelids) and 11 percent ...
... - Exophthalmos - Enophthalmos
Conjunctivitis - Pterygium - Subconjunctival hemorrhage
Sclera and cornea
- Keratitis - Corneal ulcer - Snow blindness - Thygeson's superficial punctate keratopathy - Fuchs' dystrophy - Keratoconus - ...
... Epi scleritis
doesn't cause a discharge, although watering may occur When someone develops epi scleritis
, their eye - or eyes - appears red, and may ... respect , it's similar to conjunctivitis . scleritis
Inflammation of the sclera , causing pain , ...
... glaucoma occasionally develops. Clinically, several lesion s simulate uveal melanoma , including metastatic carcinoma , posterior scleritis
, and benign tumor s such as nevi and hemangioma s. ...
... . Cardiac tamponade ... Inflammation - Heart Muscle ( Myocarditis ) Inflammation - Rectum ( Proctitis ) Inflammation - Sclera ( scleritis
) Inflammation of Gums - Involving Bone ( Periodontitis ) Inflammation of the Tendon Sheath ( Tenosynovitis ) ... Yet another cause of ...
... , Pediatric ... Scintillation (Isotope Study) Sclera Sclera l Buckling ( Retinal Detachment Repair) Sclera l Injection ( Eye Redness) scleritis
... Accidents and disease are often responsible for blindness while some people are born blind or partial ly sighted. Common causes ...