Tiny Implant Provides Relief to Patients with Severe Uveitis

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Uveitis

Greater relief may be available for patients with severe uveitis, thanks to a tiny implant that's not much larger than a grain of rice. The implant, called Retisert, contains a tiny pellet of steroidal medication that, once placed in the eye, slowly delivers a powerful medication over a long period of time

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