Indian Journal of Rheumatology

: 2020  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 40--44

Uveitis in spondyloarthropathies: Current concepts

Krati Chauhan 
 Division of Rheumatology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois, USA

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Uveitis is the inflammation of the middle layer of the eye, the Uvea. Spondyloarthropathies are systemic disorders with common clinical and pathological features. Uveitis is an important and frequent extraarticular manifestation of spondyloarthropathies. Recently, there has been a remarkable enhancement in the management of uveitis with the approval of biologics. This review discusses epidemiology, clinical features and management of uveitis associated with spondyloarthropathies.

How to cite this article:
Chauhan K. Uveitis in spondyloarthropathies: Current concepts.Indian J Rheumatol 2020;15:40-44

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Chauhan K. Uveitis in spondyloarthropathies: Current concepts. Indian J Rheumatol [serial online] 2020 [cited 2022 Nov 28 ];15:40-44
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