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Iritis: Introduction

Iritis: Inflammation of the iris. See detailed information below for a list of 60 causes of Iritis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Iritis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Iritis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Iritis

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Iritis: Symptom Checker

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Iritis Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Iritis may include:

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Stories from Users for Iritis

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Iritis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Iritis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Iritis

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Iritis: Deaths

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Iritis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Iritis: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Causes of Iritis listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Iritis as a symptom include:

Definitions of Iritis:

Acute or chronic inflammation of the iris and ciliary body characterized by exudates into the anterior chamber, discoloration of the iris, and constricted, sluggish pupil. Symptoms include radiating pain, photophobia, lacrimation, and interference with vision.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Inflammation of the iris
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Inflammation of the iris characterized by circumcorneal injection, aqueous flare, keratotic precipitates, and constricted and sluggish pupil along with discoloration of the iris.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Iritis

The list below shows some of the causes of Iritis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Iritis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Iritis. Of the 60 causes of Iritis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 6 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 2 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 9 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 42 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Iritis:

The following list of conditions have 'Iritis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Iritis:

The following list of medical conditions have Iritis or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.




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Causes of Iritis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Iritis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Iritis:

    Uveitis, Iridocyclitis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Iritis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Iritis:

    Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Infection (1293 causes)

    Symptoms related to Iritis:

    Eye pain (475 causes), Iris symptoms (74 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Reiter's syndrome, Sickle cell anemia, Behcet's syndrome (2 causes), Inflammatory bowel disease, Redness (534 causes), Watering, Ocular pain (15 causes), Keratin precipitates, Photophobia (351 causes)

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