Definitions for uveitisˌyu viˈaɪ tɪs

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  1. uveitis(noun)

    inflammation of the uvea of the eye

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  1. uveitis(Noun)

    Inflammation of the middle layer of the eye- the uvea.

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  1. Uveitis

    Uveitis is, broadly, inflammation of the uvea. The uvea consists of the middle, pigmented, vascular structures of the eye and includes the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. Uveitis requires an urgent referral and thorough examination by an ophthalmologist or optometrist—and urgent treatment to control the inflammation.

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  1. Uveitis

    Inflammation of part or all of the uvea, the middle (vascular) tunic of the eye, and commonly involving the other tunics (sclera and cornea, and the retina). (Dorland, 27th ed)

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