May 31, 2019 Conference

  


Title
Acute Anterior Uveitis: Beyond HLA B27

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Author
Dr. Ninani Kombo, Yale Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science (Presenter)
Abstract

HLA B27 is the most common identifiable cause of non infectious anterior uveitis in the adult population in the United States however there are other causes of uveitis anterior non infectious that must be considered. 

These include:

Idiopathic, Ulcerative Colitis, Inflammatory bowel disease, other genetic predisposition (NOD-2), rebound inflammation/immune reconstitution and medications.

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