Disease Information for Iritis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Headache
Acute Painful Vision Loss
Anisocoria
Bloodshot eyes/Conjunctival injection
Blurred Cloudy Vision
Burning eyes
Ciliary injection/perilimbal (cicumcorneal)
Decreasing visual acuity
Dimming vision/acute
Eye Pain, Unilateral
Eye Pains, Bilateral
Eye symptoms/signs
Eyelids swollen/unilateral
Lacrimation/excess tearing
Miosis/narrow pupils
Mydriasis/wide pupils
Narrow pupil/unilateral
Photophobia/Light sensitive
Pupil Abnormal/Signs
Pupillary reaction/sluggish
Red eye, acute/Unilateral
Red Eyes Bilateral
Scleral Injection
Tearing
Unequal pupils
Unilateral narrow pupil
Unilateral puffy eyelid/edema
Visual acuity decreasing
Visual symptoms
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
TEST/Slit lamp eye exam abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Conjunctivitis
Horner's syndrome
Associated Disease & Complications
Blindness
Glaucoma
Glaucoma, secondary
Iritis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Ophthalmology Specialty Population
CLASS/Ophthalmology disorders
CLASS/Anterior chamber of eye involvement/disorder
Process
PROCESS/Allergy/collagen/autoimmune (category)
PROCESS/Inflammatory/infection (ex)
Synonyms
Synonym
Iritides, iritis, Iritis (disorder), Synonym/Anterior uveitis, acute, Synonym/Iridocyclitis
Definition

Inflammation of the iris characterized by circumcorneal injection, aqueous flare, keratotic precipitates, and constricted and sluggish pupil along with discoloration of the iris.

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