Call for help – Uveitis Scheme

I am in the process of drawing up a protocol for a community uveitis scheme in Fife Scotland. Fife has a population of around 400, 000 so the simpler uveitis patients should easily be serviceable between 6 IP optoms without too much disturbance in our current patient flow. I have already had some great assistance … Continue reading "Call for help – Uveitis Scheme"

parvo virus arthropathy and bilateral uveitis

Just asking if anyone has any pearls for the following case; local GP comes to see me – acute arthropathy and glove and sock rash – assumed parvoviral arthropathy. Bilateral red ache to both eyes – moderate uveitis bilaterally – all looks anterior – no intermediate uveitis signs. No synechae – IOP OK. Popped him … Continue reading "parvo virus arthropathy and bilateral uveitis"

Recurrent unilateral Anterior Uveitis

I have a lady with recurrent AAU in her left eye.  She manages about a fortnight after stopping the steroid before the next attack.  I am currently tapering her steroids really slowly, at present I think she’s using one drops per day for 2 weeks and then will go to alternate days.  I think she … Continue reading "Recurrent unilateral Anterior Uveitis"

Uveitis and Cystoid macular oedema

Yesterday had patient consult me who has been on treatment for AAU for a month now, he was a particularly severe case which had been untreated for perhaps four weeks, but was concerned because Visual acuity was not getting better. His uncorrected VA was 6/24 which had been 6/6 in past. AC quiet, some pigment on … Continue reading "Uveitis and Cystoid macular oedema"