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Causes of iritis and other eye problems?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Mostly unknown

Most iritis (also termed uveitis) is from unknown causes.
A few are related to certain systemic rheumatoid and GI inflammations. There is a tendency for recurrence but there is effective treatment which you ophthalmologist can supply.

In brief: Mostly unknown

Most iritis (also termed uveitis) is from unknown causes.
A few are related to certain systemic rheumatoid and GI inflammations. There is a tendency for recurrence but there is effective treatment which you ophthalmologist can supply.
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