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Year : 2022  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 906-908

Adalimumab in Vogt–Koyanagi–Harada disease: A case report

1 Medical Department of Nanchang University, Nanchang, 330000, China
2 Department of Ophthalmology, The Second Hospital Affiliated to Nanchang University, Nanchang, 330000, China

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Guodong Li
No. 1, Mingde Road, Donghu District, Nanchang City, Jiangxi Province, 330000
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_2902_21

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A 30-year-old Chinese woman presented to the ophthalmology department with bilateral blurry vision.; she was diagnosed with incomplete Vogt–Koyanagi–Harada (VKH). The treatment consisted of prednisolone infusion followed by a change of oral hormones. However, adalimumab subcutaneous injection was used instead because of the ineffectiveness of hormone therapy and the patient's reluctance to take oral hormones. After effective monotherapy with adalimumab, the inflammation was stable and inactive without recurrence at follow-up.

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