What is the role of the rheumatologist in the management of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) B27–associated acute anterior uveitis (AAU)?

Updated: Oct 30, 2018
  • Author: Anna Luisa Di Lorenzo, MBBCh; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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The role of the rheumatologist in the management of AAU is important in identifying underlying systemic diseases that may be present and in monitoring subsequent immunosuppressive therapy.


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