Anterior Uveitis

Statistics and Associations

  • Characterized by inflammatory cells and proteins in the anterior chamber of the eye
  • Usually idiopathic
  • Recurrent cases should be evaluated with lab tests for autoimmune diseases


  • Steroid regimen (dosing is severity dependent) with gradual taper to avoid rebound inflammation
  • Cycloplegic agent to decrease inflammation, improve comfort, and prevent synechia of the iris