THE MERCK MANUAL: The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapymultimedia


  • Uveitis Caused by Connective Tissue Disease
  • Behçet Disease (Hypopyon)

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    Behçet Disease (Hypopyon)

    Typical ophthalmologic findings in Behçet disease include anterior uveitis with retinal vasculitis and optic neuritis. Findings visible in this photo include ciliary flush, small hypopyon, and flecks of pigment on the anterior lens capsule.

    Image courtesy of the Ophthalmic Clinic of the Health Center of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg via the Online Journal of Ophthalmology (