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Meaning of "uveitis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UVEITIS

uveitis  [ˌjuːvɪˈaɪtɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UVEITIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Uveitis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES UVEITIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Uveitis

Uveitis is, broadly, inflammation of the uvea. The uvea consists of the middle, pigmented vascular structures of the eye and includes the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. Uveitis requires an urgent referral and thorough examination by an optometrist or ophthalmologist and urgent treatment to control the inflammation.

Definition of uveitis in the English dictionary

The definition of uveitis in the dictionary is inflammation of the uvea.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UVEITIS


arthritis
ɑːˈθraɪtɪs
bronchitis
brɒŋˈkaɪtɪs
choroiditis
ˌkɔːrɔɪdˈaɪtɪs
colitis
kɒˈlaɪtɪs
corneitis
ˌkɔːnɪˈaɪtɪs
coxitis
ˌkɒksˈaɪtɪs
dermatitis
ˌdɜːməˈtaɪtɪs
Enronitis
ˌɛnrɒnˈaɪtɪs
fasciitis
ˌfæʃɪˈaɪtɪs
hepatitis
ˌhɛpəˈtaɪtɪs
ileitis
ˌɪlɪˈaɪtɪs
lymphangitis
ˌlɪmfænˈdʒaɪtɪs
meningitis
ˌmɛnɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs
osteitis
ˌɒstɪˈaɪtɪs
osteoarthritis
ˌɒstɪəʊɑːˈθraɪtɪs
otitis
əʊˈtaɪtɪs
pneumonitis
ˌnjuːmɒnˈaɪtɪs
sacroiliitis
ˌseɪkrəʊˌɪlɪˈaɪtɪs
targetitis
ˌtɑːɡɪtˈaɪtɪs
tracheitis
ˌtreɪkɪˈaɪtɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UVEITIS

utterness
utu
Utzon
UU
UV
UV-A
UV-B
uvarovite
uvea
uveal
Uvedale
uveitic
uveous
UVF
uvula
uvulae
uvular
uvularly
uvulitis

WORDS THAT END LIKE UVEITIS

appendicitis
cellulitis
conjunctivitis
cystitis
encephalitis
epididymitis
gastritis
gastroenteritis
gingivitis
non-B hepatitis
osteomyelitis
pancreatitis
periodontitis
polyarthritis
proctitis
rheumatoid arthritis
rhinitis
tendinitis
tendonitis
tonsilitis

Synonyms and antonyms of uveitis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «uveitis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UVEITIS

Find out the translation of uveitis to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of uveitis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «uveitis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

葡萄膜炎
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

uveítis
570 millions of speakers

English

uveitis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

यूवाइटिस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التهاب القزحية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

увеит
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

uveíte
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

uveitis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

uvéite
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Uveitis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Uveitis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ブドウ膜炎
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

포도막염
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Uveitis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

viêm màng bồ đào
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

யுவெயிட்டிஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शस्त्रक्रिया
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

üveit
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

uveite
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zapalenie błony naczyniowej oka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

увеїт
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

uveita
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ραγοειδίτιδα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

uveitis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

uveit
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

uveitt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of uveitis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UVEITIS»

The term «uveitis» is regularly used and occupies the 82.260 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UVEITIS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «uveitis» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «uveitis» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about uveitis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UVEITIS»

Discover the use of uveitis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to uveitis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Uveitis: Fundamentals and Clinical Practice
This new edition even includes full color throughout with 400 photographs and illustrations. Comprehensive yet readable, this resource packs everything you need in patient evaluation and management to achieve optimal results.
Robert B. Nussenblatt, Scott M. Whitcup, 2010
2
Diagnosis and Treatment of Uveitis
This 1200pp second edition brings ophthalmologists fully up to date with the latest developments in diagnosing and treating uveitis.
C. Stephen Foster, Albert T. Vitale, 2013
3
Uveitis
Explantation ofintraocular lenses in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis— associated uveitis. J Cataract Refract Surg 2009;35:603—5. Biester S, Deuter C, Michels H, et al. Adalimumab in the therapy of uveitis in childhood.
Nicholas Jones, Nicholas P. Jones, 2012
4
Wills Eye Institute - Uveitis
This text is part of the Color Atlas and Synopsis of Clinical Ophthalmology which was developed at Philadelphia’s famed Wills Eye Institute.
Sunir J. Garg, 2012
5
New Treatments in Noninfectious Uveitis
Uveitis is a potentially blinding inflammatory disease that presents one of the most serious and complicated therapeutic challenges in the field of ophthalmology.
Elisabetta Miserocchi, Giulio Modorati, Charles Stephen Foster, 2012
6
Uveitis and Immunological Disorders: Progress III
Graeme J. Williams Core Messages □ Most common in young adults or middle- aged Caucasians with female preponderance □ Prevalence of uveitis in patients with MS is 1.1–2.4% □ Prevalence of MS in patients with uveitis is 1–1.3% ...
Uwe Pleyer, John V. Forrester, 2008
7
Ocular Inflammatory Disease and Uveitis Manual: Diagnosis ...
The manual is organized into anterior, intermediate, and posterior disease, plus separate sections for corneal and sclera inflammation and infection masquerading syndromes.
John J. Huang, Paul A. Gaudio, 2012
8
Review of Uveitis
As the first text geared specifically toward reviewing current information on ocular inflammation and uveitic disease, a resource for students, residents, fellows, and practicing clinicians, as well as general and subspecialist ...
Russell N. Van Gelder, Anita G. Prasad, 2008
9
Curbside Consultation in Uveitis: 49 Clinical Questions
Images, diagrams, and references are included to enhance the text and to illustrate clinical diagnoses and treatment plans.
Charles Stephen Foster, E. Mitchel Opremcak, David M. Hinkle, 2012
10
Uveitis
There are no illustrations or an index. When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to Million-Books.com where you can select from more than a million books for free. You can also preview the book there.
George Edmund De Schweinitz, Books Group, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UVEITIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term uveitis is used in the context of the following news items.
1
English people with rare eye condition may be forced to move to …
A trial of Humira for one group of paediatric uveitis patients, taking place in the UK, was stopped early because overwhelming evidence of the drugs' benefit ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
2
XOMA Crashes after Gevokizumab Misses Primary Endpoint
XOMA intends to conduct a thorough analysis of the data along with Servier and uveitis experts in order to fully understand the impact of gevokizumab across ... «Zacks.com, Jul 15»
3
pSivida (PSDV) Announces Presentation of Statistically Significant …
pSivida (NASDAQ: PSDV) announced positive top line results from a Phase II investigator-sponsored study of pSivida's Medidur for uveitis affecting the posterior ... «StreetInsider.com, Jul 15»
4
Eyegate-Valeant Team Up for EGP-437; Share Gains for Both
Per the agreement, Valeant gained commercial and manufacturing rights to EyeGate II Delivery System and EGP-437 combination product in the field of uveitis, ... «Zacks.com, Jul 15»
5
EyeGate Licenses Uveitis Treatment, Delivery System to Valeant
EyeGate Pharmaceuticals said today it has licensed its clinical-phase sole product candidate for uveitis, final-negotiation rights to license the treatment for other ... «Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, Jul 15»
6
pSivida (PSDV) Issues Positive Update on Medidur Phase 3 for …
“A significant treatment challenge with posterior uveitis patients is managing the serious side effects of prolonged steroid use, the current first-line treatment. «StreetInsider.com, May 15»
7
No systemic complications observed with intravitreal sirolimus for …
DENVER — Intravitreal sirolimus does not seem to have any systemic adverse events in the treatment of noninfectious uveitis, according to a presentation here. «Healio, May 15»
8
AbbVie Announces Pivotal Phase 3 Data Evaluating Efficacy and …
Patients with active uveitis had ≥1 of the following: active, inflammatory chorioretinal or retinal vascular lesion; anterior chamber (AC) cell grade ≥2+; ... «PR Newswire, May 15»
9
Clearside Biomedical, Inc. to Report Efficacy and Safety Results in …
Clearside Biomedical, Inc. to Report Efficacy and Safety Results in Non-infectious Uveitis Using a Single Suprachoroidal Injection of Triamcinolone Acetonide at ... «VentureBeat, Apr 15»
10
Aldeyra Therapeutics Announces First Patient Enrolled in …
The study is being conducted at top U.S. anterior uveitis clinical trial sites, and led by Dr. Stephen Foster, a recognized clinical expert in ocular inflammation. «GlobeNewswire, Apr 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Uveitis [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/uveitis>. Jun 2021 ».
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