Uveitis

  • Inflammation of the middle layer of the eye
  • Symptoms may include blurred vision, pain and redness of the eye and intolerance to light
  • Often associated with other diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis or Crohn’s disease
  • Cause unknown
  • Cannot be spread from person to person
  • Affects males and females
  • Can occur at any age but most common in young to middle age adults
  • May be mild to severe depending on complications
  • Not life threatening

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FOR PAIN

  • Relaxation techniques
  • Distraction
  • Over-the-counter medicine (refer to manufacturer’s recommendations for dosage):
    • Acetaminophen
    • Ibuprofen

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