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Vitreoretinal Surgery for the Management of Uveitis and Uveitis Complications

ABSTRACT Vitreoretinal surgery in uveitis has both diagnostic and therapeutic indications. Diagnostic indications include vitreous and chorioretinal biopsy for the diagnosis of infection and neoplasia. Therapeutic indications include treatment of certain cases of infections and inflammation as well as uveitis complications such as vitreous opacities and epiretinal membranes. The vitreous can also be used as a reservoir for delivering...

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Impact of Ocular Complications on Visual Outcome in Adult Patients with Uveitis

ABSTRACT Purpose: To report factors that predict visual loss in adults with uveitis. Also, to analyse the influence of baseline and newly diagnosed ocular complications during follow-up on visual outcome. Methods: Retrospective cohort study of 474 patients with uveitis (655 eyes) followed for at least one month attended between May 1989 and December 2012. Kaplan-Meier curves were set to analyze the change in best-corrected visual acuity...

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