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Diseases » Autoimmune uveitis » Summary
 

What is Autoimmune uveitis?

What is Autoimmune uveitis?

A type of uveitis or inflammation of the uvea of the eye due to autoimmune disease. An autoimmune disorder is a malfunction of the immune system ...more »

  • Autoimmune uveitis: Autoimmune inflammation of the eye's uvea.

Autoimmune uveitis: Introduction

Types of Autoimmune uveitis:

Broader types of Autoimmune uveitis:

How many people get Autoimmune uveitis?

Prevalance of Autoimmune uveitis: 4,637 people in the USA 1996 1
Prevalance Rate of Autoimmune uveitis: approx 1 in 58,658 or 0.00% or 4,637 people in USA [about data]

How serious is Autoimmune uveitis?

Complications of Autoimmune uveitis: see complications of Autoimmune uveitis

What causes Autoimmune uveitis?

Causes of Autoimmune uveitis: see causes of Autoimmune uveitis

What are the symptoms of Autoimmune uveitis?

Symptoms of Autoimmune uveitis: see symptoms of Autoimmune uveitis

Complications of Autoimmune uveitis: see complications of Autoimmune uveitis

Can anyone else get Autoimmune uveitis?

Contagion of autoimmunity: generally not; see details in contagion of autoimmune diseases.

Autoimmune uveitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Autoimmune uveitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Autoimmune uveitis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Autoimmune uveitis: Allergist/Immunologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Autoimmune uveitis.
Treatments for Autoimmune uveitis: see treatments for Autoimmune uveitis
Research for Autoimmune uveitis: see research for Autoimmune uveitis

Organs Affected by Autoimmune uveitis:

Organs and body systems related to Autoimmune uveitis include:

Name and Aliases of Autoimmune uveitis

Main name of condition: Autoimmune uveitis

Class of Condition for Autoimmune uveitis: autoimmune

Autoimmune uveitis: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Autoimmune uveitis:



Footnotes:
1. Rose and Mackay, 1998, The Autoimmune Diseases, Third Edition
 

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