Chapter 8. Inflammation

  1. K Weng Sehu1 and
  2. William R Lee2

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755266.ch8

Ophthalmic Pathology: An Illustrated Guide for Clinicians

Ophthalmic Pathology: An Illustrated Guide for Clinicians

How to Cite

Sehu, K. W. and Lee, W. R. (eds) (2005) Inflammation, in Ophthalmic Pathology: An Illustrated Guide for Clinicians, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755266.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology, University of Glasgow, UK

  2. 2

    Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology, University of Glasgow, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917799

Online ISBN: 9780470755266

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Keywords:

  • polymorphonuclear leucocytes;
  • plasma cells;
  • lymphocytes;
  • exogenous;
  • tissue destruction

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Basics

  • Constituents of the inflammatory response

  • Classification of inflammatory reactions

  • Endophthalmitis/panophthalmitis

  • Pyogenic reactions

  • Granulomatous reactions

  • Chorioretinitis

  • Viral: herpes simplex virus (HSV), herpes zoster virus (HZV), and cytomegalovirus (CMV)

  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)

  • Parasites

  • Non-granulomatous uveitis

  • Rare infections