University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


Contributor: Jeffrey D. Welder, MD

Photographer: Cindy Montague, CRA


55-year-old female with scleritis of the left eye associated with rheumatoid arthritis. Note dilation of the deep conjunctival and episcleral vessels and blue hue suggesting thinning of the sclera temporally.

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last updated: 6/17/2013
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