Infectious Uveitis

A number of infections cause uveitis (see table: Infectious causes of uveitis). The most common are herpes simplex virus, varicella zoster virus and cytomegalovirus (ZMV-) infections and toxoplasmosis. Different organisms affect different parts of the uvea. Infectious causes of uveitis frequency viruses or infections commonly, cytomegalovirus * Herpes simplex virus Pneumocystis jirovecii * Toxoplasmosis Varicella zoster virus Less common bartonellosis histoplasmosis disease syphilis toxocariasis tuberculosis Rarely Aspergillus Candida Cryptococcus coccidioidomycosis…

September 3, 2018