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Prevalence and complications of uveitis in juvenile idiopathic arthritis in a population-based nation-wide study in Germany: suggested modification of the current screening guidelines.
OBJECTIVES To analyse the prevalence and complications of uveitis and their predictors in a large cohort of patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). METHODS Data of 3271 JIA patients asExpand
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Review for Disease of the Year: Epidemiology of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and its Associated Uveitis: The Probable Risk Factors
Abstract Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is the most common systemic disease associated with uveitis in childhood. The frequency of JIA-associated uveitis (JIAU) varies geographically, andExpand
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Intraoperative intraocular triamcinolone injection prophylaxis for post‐cataract surgery fibrin formation in uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
PURPOSE: To assess the efficacy of a single intraoperative intraocular injection of triamcinolone acetonide during cataract surgery to prevent postoperative fibrin formation in patients withExpand
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Intravitreal and Orbital Floor Triamcinolone Acetonide Injections in Noninfectious Uveitis: A Comparative Study
Purpose: To compare the effect of orbital floor (OFTA) or intravitreal (IVTA) administration of triamcinolone acetonide on visual acuity and chronic cystoid macular edema (CME) in patients withExpand
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Treatment of severe uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis with anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody (rituximab).
OBJECTIVE Rituximab (RTX), a chimeric mAb directed against the B-cell marker CD20, was investigated for its anti-inflammatory effect in treating refractory uveitis associated with JIA. METHODS CaseExpand
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Corneal calcification following intensified treatment with sodium hyaluronate artificial tears
Aim: To report a potential adverse effect of intensified treatment with sodium hyaluronate artificial tears. Methods: Five cases of deep calcium deposition in the cornea associated with ocularExpand
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INTRAVITREAL BEVACIZUMAB (AVASTIN) AS A TREATMENT FOR REFRACTORY MACULAR EDEMA IN PATIENTS WITH UVEITIS: A Pilot Study
Purpose: Bevacizumab is a monoclonal antibody to vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) which has been successfully used for the treatment of age-related macular degeneration with choroidalExpand
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Prevalence of Uveitic Secondary Glaucoma and Success of Nonsurgical Treatment in Adults and Children in a Tertiary Referral Center
Purpose: The aim of this study is to compare treatment strategies, the success of topical and systemic therapy, and the need for glaucoma surgery in children and adults with secondary uveiticExpand
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Fundus autofluorescence and spectral domain optical coherence tomography in uveitic macular edema
BackgroundCystoid macular edema (CME) is a common vision-limiting complication of uveitis. This study correlated fundus autofluorescence (FAF) and optical coherence tomography (OCT) with visualExpand
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Comparison of retinal thickness and fundus‐related microperimetry with visual acuity in uveitic macular oedema
Purpose:  Macular oedema is a common complication and vision‐limiting factor in uveitis. The aim of this study was to compare retinal thickness as measured by optical coherence tomography andExpand
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