Azathioprine for glucocorticoid resistant noninfectious uveitis.

BACKGROUND the systemic steroids represent the first line treatment in the majority of the noninfectious uveitis, except some specific indications as the Behcet disease. Nevertheless, this treatment may be ineffective and immunosuppressive therapy is mandatory. PURPOSE to evaluate effectiveness and side effects of azathioprine (AZA) in corticosteroid… (More)