Uveitis is a form of inflammation of the middle eyelid, called uvea. The uvea is the middle layer of the eye between the retina and the sclera.
The cause of uveitis often remains unrecognized, but can be associated with another disease, such as an autoimmune disorder or infection with a virus or bacterium, fungi ….
Treatment depends on the cause and type of uveitis.
Severe cases can cause vision loss if not treated early.