Uveitis

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What is Uveitis?

Uveitis is swelling and irritation of the uvea, the middle layer of the eye. Many times the cause is not known but in some cases it is due to infections or an underlying systemic condition.

What is it like to have Uveitis?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Clonazepam, Alprazolam, Sertraline
Amphetamine-Dextroamphetamine, Folic Acid, Paroxetine
Duloxetine, Fluoxetine, Bupropion
Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen, Gabapentin, Tramadol
Trazodone, Zolpidem, Individual Therapy

What do patients take to treat Uveitis and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members Perceived effectiveness Overall rating of side effects # of Evaluations
0
0
0
0
0
0

These charts show data from Uveitis patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Uveitis on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 78 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 17 say Uveitis is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 4
30s 17
40s 30
50s 15
60s 6
70+ 0

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

83% Females
17% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 9
20-29 years 13
30-39 years 13
40-49 years 9
50-59 years 7
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 59
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Uveitis patients who have completed their condition history
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