How are patients with the signs and symptoms of scleritis evaluated?

Updated: Aug 29, 2019
  • Author: Manolette R Roque, MD, MBA, FPAO; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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It is important for patients with signs and symptoms of scleritis to undergo an accurate eye evaluation to ensure proper treatment, to determine prognosis, and to exclude differential diagnoses with less vision-threatening potential.

For excellent patient education resources, visit eMedicineHealth's Eye and Vision Center. Also, see eMedicineHealth's patient education article Eye Pain.

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