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Descriptor English:   Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome Uveomeningoencefálico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome Uveomeningoencefálica 
Synonyms English:   Disease, Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada
Syndrome, Uveomeningoencephalitic
Syndrome, VKH
Syndrome, VKH (Vogt Koyanagi Harada)
Syndrome, Vogt Koyanagi Harada
Syndrome, Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada
VKH (Vogt Koyanagi Harada) Syndrome
VKH Syndrome
VKH Syndrome (Vogt Koyanagi Harada)
Vogt Koyanagi Harada Disease
Vogt Koyanagi Harada Syndrome
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Syndrome  
Tree Number:   C10.114.843
Definition English:   A syndrome characterized by bilateral granulomatous UVEITIS with IRITIS and secondary GLAUCOMA, premature ALOPECIA, symmetrical VITILIGO, poliosis circumscripta (a strand of depigmented hair), HEARING DISORDERS, and meningeal signs (neck stiffness and headache). Examination of the cerebrospinal fluid reveals a pattern consistent with MENINGITIS, ASEPTIC. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p748; Surv Ophthalmol 1995 Jan;39(4):265-292) 
History Note English:   1991(1965); was see under UVEITIS 1965-1990 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   27884 
Unique Identifier:   D014607 

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