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What causes frequent iritis ?

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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery
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In brief: Lots of reasons

Sarcoidosis, syphilis, lupus, rhematoid arthritis, other rheumatological diseases, hiv, lyme disease, hla-b27 arthropathy, tuberculosis, etc.
There are many causes. Ask your eye doctor who should have performed a workup.

In brief: Lots of reasons

Sarcoidosis, syphilis, lupus, rhematoid arthritis, other rheumatological diseases, hiv, lyme disease, hla-b27 arthropathy, tuberculosis, etc.
There are many causes. Ask your eye doctor who should have performed a workup.
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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Dr. Breno Da rocha lima
Ophthalmology

In brief: Many causes

There are many causes of recurrent iritis.
It can be infectious or non-infectious. It can be associated with systemic auto-immune diseases. A systemic work-up is important if you are having recurrent episodes.

In brief: Many causes

There are many causes of recurrent iritis.
It can be infectious or non-infectious. It can be associated with systemic auto-immune diseases. A systemic work-up is important if you are having recurrent episodes.
Dr. Breno Da rocha lima
Dr. Breno Da rocha lima
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Dr. Swati Avashia
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

In brief: Several things

Recurrent iritis can be from certain antibiotics or antivirals, autoimmune disorders, infections, trauma, or genetic predisposition.
Your doctor should be evaluating you for underlying conditions.

In brief: Several things

Recurrent iritis can be from certain antibiotics or antivirals, autoimmune disorders, infections, trauma, or genetic predisposition.
Your doctor should be evaluating you for underlying conditions.
Dr. Swati Avashia
Dr. Swati Avashia
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