Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis revisited.

  title={Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis revisited.},
  author={I R Fearnley and A. Ralph Rosenthal},
  journal={Acta ophthalmologica Scandinavica},
  volume={73 2},
Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis is an unusual form of uveitis of unknown aetiology that continues to be poorly understood and underdiagnosed. We present the clinical features observed in 77 patients (89 eyes) seen in the Uveitis Clinic at Leicester Royal Infirmary over a 2-year period. The most common presenting symptom was visual deterioration (96.1%) rather than pain (18.2%). Only 50.6% were diagnosed as Fuchs' heterochromic iridocyclitis at presentation. At review, clinical heterochromic… CONTINUE READING