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Term:
sympathetic ophthalmia (DOID:12029)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anterior uveitis +   
autoimmune uveitis 
Inflammation of the Whole Uveal Tract 
Mikulicz disease 
posterior uveitis +   
sympathetic ophthalmia  
Granulomatous uveitis which follows in one eye after a penetrating injury to the other eye; the secondarily affected eye is called the sympathizing eye, and the injured eye is called the exciting or activating eye.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Sympathetic Uveitides ;   sympathetic ophthalmias ;   sympathetic uveitis
Primary IDs: MESH:D009879
Alternate IDs: RDO:0006237
Definition Sources: MESH:D009879, http://eyewiki.aao.org/Sympathetic_Ophthalmia, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3277011/

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