What are the goals of treatment for ophthalmologic manifestations of ankylosing spondylitis?

Updated: May 15, 2020
  • Author: Jean Deschênes, MD, FRCSC; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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The objectives of treatment for patients with uveitis include the reduction of inflammation (corticosteroids), the relief of symptoms (cycloplegics and anti-inflammatories), and the preservation or restoration of vision.


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