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Uveitis is an inflammation, or swelling and tenderness, of the
middle layer of the eye. This area includes the colored part of the eye (iris),
muscles, and blood vessels.
Uveitis may develop in people who have:
Treatment for uveitis depends on its cause.
Current as of:
August 8, 2013
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Carol L. Karp, MD - Ophthalmology
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