scleritis

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inflammation of the sclera

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And, to our knowledge, isolated anterior scleritis due to isolated IgG4-RD has not been previously reported.
(1) Anterior scleritis is the most common manifestation of the disease, and it may be diffuse, nodular, or necrotising (Table 1).
* Diffuse anterior scleritis: A portion (zone) or the entire anterior sclera (Fig.
nova complex organisms include bacteremia, catheter-related bacteremia, aortitis, implantable defibrillator pocket infection, prosthetic hip joint infection, anterior scleritis, sinusitis, central nervous system infection, liver infection, primary cutaneous disease and disseminated disease [12].
However, recently, it was reported that optical coherence tomography (OCT) of the anterior segment can be used in diagnosing anterior scleritis and episcleritis [5], and here I report the OCT characteristics and changes during treatment of a nodular eye wall lesion in a patient infected with M.
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