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Disease Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome

Name Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome
Synonyms Disease, Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada | Syndrome, Uveomeningoencephalitic | Syndrome, VKH | Syndrome, VKH (Vogt Koyanagi Harada) | Syndrome, Vogt Koyanagi Harada | Syndrome, Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada | Uveomeningoencephalitides | Uveomeningoencephalitis | VKH Syndrome | VKH Syndrome (Vogt Koyanagi Harada) | VKH (Vogt Koyanagi Harada) Syndrome | Vogt Koyanagi Harada Disease | Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease | Vogt Koyanagi Harada Syndrome | Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Syndrome
Definition A syndrome characterized by bilateral granulomatous UVEITIS with IRITIS and secondary GLAUCOMA, premature ALOPECIA, symmetrical VITILIGO, poliosis circumscripta (a strand of depigmented hair), HEARING DISORDERS, and meningeal signs (neck stiffness and headache). Examination of the cerebrospinal fluid reveals a pattern consistent with MENINGITIS, ASEPTIC. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p748; Surv Ophthalmol 1995 Jan;39(4):265-292)
Categories Eye disease | Immune system disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D014607
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Uveal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Uveitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Autoimmune Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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