Management of pediatric uveitis

  title={Management of pediatric uveitis},
  author={Bailey A. Wentworth and Clovis Arcoverde Freitas-Neto and Charles Stephen Foster},
  booktitle={F1000prime reports},
Pediatric uveitis is a topic of special interest not only because of the unique diagnostic and therapeutic challenges but also because of the lifetime burden of vision loss if the problem is not adequately treated, as well as the economic and psychological toll on the family. Often, uveitis in children is discovered as part of a routine eye exam; this silent, insidious inflammation can be difficult to treat and can lead to further complications if not handled skillfully. Corticosteroids have… CONTINUE READING
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