As the name suggests, Uveitis is the condition wherein uvea (the middle layer of the eye) gets inflamed. Uvea comprises of choroid, iris and ciliary body. Choroid is responsible for providing blood to the deep layers of the retina. Uveitis may lead to complications including total loss of vision if it is not cared for in the beginning.
Causes of Uveitis
Injury to the eyes; diseases including ankylosing spondylitis, Behcet’s disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, sarcoidosis, syphilis, West Nile virus, tuberculosis, toxoplasmosis, herpes or cat-scratch disease may be responsible for Uveitis. Cancerous diseases like lymphoma may also lead to this ailment that must be controlled in the beginning to avoid complications.
Why does one get Uveitis
Infections, genetic changes, autoimmune or inflammatory disorders and family history may be the reasons behind this ailment.
Who gets frequent Uveitis
Anyone affected with the above causes is likely to develop Uveitis.
Where does one get Uveitis
Middle layer of the eye, i.e. Uvea is affected with this disease.
Symptoms of Uveitis
Patients suffering from Uveitis usually complain of pain & redness in the eyes. Unclear vision and sensitivity to light are also its signs. This disease results in dark / floating spots in the field of vision that is decreased. The eyes suffer from whitish area in front of the lower part of the colored area of the eye (iris).
Treatment of Uveitis
Doctor recommends eye exam and may ask for complete history of the eye health. Patients may be advised to take anti-inflammatory medication including corticosteroid in the form of eye drops, pills or injections. Antiviral or antibiotic medications may also be good for the patients that may be asked to make use of Immunosuppressive or cell-destroying (cytotoxic) medications. Surgery may also be good to remove jelly-like material from the eyes.
Role of Ayurveda in treating Uveitis
Ayurvedic System of Medicine has become the preferred choice of millions of people across the globe. Anyone suffering from Uveitis can get rid from this disease with the herbal medicines prepared as per the ayurvedic principles. Original herbal ingredients are used to prepare these wonderful medications that do not result in any adverse effects. No damaging components are contained in these medicines that work wonders for the patients that are fully satisfied with their use.
Nidanam Health Pack
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