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PowerPoint: Systemic diseases and the eye

The following PPT file was developed by the International Council of Ophthalmology.

Lecture outline:

  • Common systemic diseases affecting the eye
  • Non-infectious: Endocrine – diabetes, thyroid
  • Connective tissue disease – RA/ SLE/ Wegeners/ PAN/ Systemic sclerosis
  • Vasculitides (GCA)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Behcet’s Disease
  • Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome
  • Phakomatoses
  • Ophthalmic Manifestations of HIV Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus
  • Kaposi’s Sarcoma
  • Toxoplasma Retinochoroiditis
  • Syphilis Retinitis

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