Ophthalmology Terminology U
Usher’s Syndrome. A condition that is inherited as autosomal recessive. It is characterized by Deafness and peripheral retinal degeneration. It develops before puberty.
Uveitis. Intraocular inflammation. It is divided into anterior, intermediate, posterior and pan uveitis.
Uveal Effusion Syndrome .Idiopathic condition that occurs mainly in middle aged men with hypermetropia.It is characterized by detachment of the ciliary body and choroid. It is complicated by exudative retinal detachment.