May 31, 2019 Conference

  


Title
Scleritis - the Painful Red Eye

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Author
Dr. Priya Janardhana, UMass Medical Center (Presenter)
Abstract

Scleritis is a visually threatening disease which can often be associated with a systemic disease or infection. The timely recognization, diagnostic work-up and treatment of scleritis can be both visually and life saving for the patient. The goal of this talk is to go over features of recognizing scleritis and to categorize the types of scleritis. We will discuss the common diseases associated with scleritis and the laboratory work-up necessary to diagnose these associated diseases. Finally, we will discuss current treatment options for scleritis. 

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