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Epidemiology and Prevalence of Uveitis: Review of Literature

  title={Epidemiology and Prevalence of Uveitis: Review of Literature},
  author={Shams Hormoz and Rostami Mohsen and Seyed-Farzad Mohammadi and Shigeaki Ohno},
  journal={Iranian Journal of Ophthalmology},
Purpose: To review epidemiological aspects of uveitis in Asia and compare it with few major reports from outside of this continent Methods: We have reviewed 522 articles concerning the causes and patterns of uveitis and 22 major epidemiology reviews, registered from 1962 to 2009 in Medline-Database. [] Key Method We have selected 7 major reviews from Asia and compared it with five major articles from Africa, France, East and West USA and Argentina. We have also used 59 reviews and reports to show some local…

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