Scleritis

Known as: Scleritis [Disease/Finding], Scleritides, Inflammation of the outer white part of the eye 
Refers to any inflammation of the sclera including episcleritis, a benign condition affecting only the episclera, which is generally short-lived and… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • Nature Reviews Immunology
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Natural killer (NK) cells have an important role in the control of infections, but the signals that activate these cells in vivo… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Scleritis and peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK) can present as isolated conditions or as part of a systemic inflammatory or… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy and safety of the anti-tumor necrosis factor alpha agent infliximab in treatment-resistant… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Fungi may infect the cornea, orbit and other ocular structures. Species of Fusarium, Aspergillus, Candida, dematiaceous fungi… (More)
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1995
1995
PURPOSE Scleritis may occur associated with systemic vasculitic diseases. The detection of systemic vasculitic diseases in… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE Inflammation of the wall of the eyeball may extend to adjacent ocular tissues with blinding consequences and may be… (More)
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1992
1992
Posterior scleritis was diagnosed in four adolescent boys. These patients represented a distinct subgroup of patients with… (More)
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1991
1991
Conjunctival and scleral biopsies from 25 patients with necrotizing scleritis and 5 patients with recurrent nonnecrotizing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We performed a nonrandomized clinical trial comparing the ocular and systemic efficacy of cytotoxic immunosuppression with… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
The data from 159 patients (217 eyes) with episscleritis and 207 patients (301 eyes) with scleritis have been investigated in… (More)
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