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Current Ophthalmology Reports

, Volume 4, Issue 1, pp 30–37 | Cite as

Uveitic Macular Edema: Treatment Update

  • Raquel GoldhardtEmail author
  • Bradley Simon Rosen
Therapies in Age-Related Macular Degeneration (R. Goldhardt,Section Editor)
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. Therapies in Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Abstract

The aim of this review is to summarize recent developments in the treatment of uveitic macular edema (ME). ME represent a major cause of visual loss in uveitis and adequate management is crucial for the maintenance of useful vision in patients with chronic uveitis.

Keywords

Uveitic macular edema Uveitis Corticosteroids Immunosuppressive therapy Inflammation Inflammatory edema 

Notes

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Clinical Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye InstituteUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  2. 2.Los AngelesUSA

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