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Posterior Uveitis Summary

Description: Inflammation of the choroid as well as the retina and vitreous body. Some form of visual disturbance is usually present. The most important characteristics of posterior uveitis are vitreous opacities, choroiditis, and chorioretinitis.

Also Known As: Uveitis, Posterior

Networked: 353 relevant articles (27 outcomes, 26 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Posterior Uveitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. infliximab (Remicade) : 6 outcomes in 12 results : FDA 2
  2. Fluocinolone Acetonide (Capex) : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 21 results : FDA 49 Generic
  3. Dexamethasone (Maxidex) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 22 results : FDA 77 Generic
  4. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 10 results : IBA
  5. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : FDA 7 Generic
  6. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin) : 2 outcomes in 24 results : FDA 20 Generic
  7. Interferon-alpha (Interferon Alfa) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : FDA 2
  8. daclizumab (dacliximab) : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : FDA 2
  9. Prednisolone (Predate) : 1 outcome in 5 results : FDA 55 Generic
  10. mycophenolate mofetil (Cellcept) : 1 outcome in 4 results : FDA 24 Generic
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Diseases Related to Posterior Uveitis

  1. Panuveitis
  2. Uveitis
  3. Inflammation
  4. Macular Edema
  5. Retinal Vasculitis
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Key Therapies for Posterior Uveitis

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  1. Injections : 2 outcomes in 8 results
  2. Biological Therapy : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  3. Vitrectomy : 8 results
  4. Lasers (Laser) : 5 results
  5. Cataract Extraction : 4 results
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