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Is there a cure for uveitis?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Uveitis can be treated successfully. Treatment includes corticosteroids, antibiotics, immunosuppressive drugs, and surgery. However, uveitis might recur periodically and if so, another course of treatment is required.

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