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[Non-infectious systemic diseases and uveitis].

@article{DazValle2008NoninfectiousSD,
  title={[Non-infectious systemic diseases and uveitis].},
  author={David D{\'i}az‐Valle and Rosal{\'i}a M{\'e}ndez and Pablo Arriola and Ricardo Cui{\~n}a and M. T. Ribas Arino},
  journal={Anales del sistema sanitario de Navarra},
  year={2008},
  volume={31 Suppl 3},
  pages={
          97-110
        }
}
Uveitis can be defined as any inflammation affecting the uveal tract, although in clinical practice this term includes any intraocular inflammatory event. The etiology of this inflammation can be related to an endogenous mechanism in the clinical course of a systemic disease (sarcoidosis, Behçet's disease, multiple sclerosis, Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease, etc.), or an isolated ocular entity. Sometimes, ocular inflammation is the initial manifestation of an undiagnosed systemic disease. On the… 

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