This case report describes a T-lymphocyte infiltrate and cellular atypia in a patient with tattoo-associated uveitis.
Tattoo-associated uveitis is a rare but increasingly recognized form of uveitis. We describe a patient with severe tattoo-associated uveitis who underwent vitreous biopsy, revealing a T-lymphocyte infiltrate and cellular atypia.
Article InformationCorresponding Author: Jennifer E. Thorne, MD, PhD, Wilmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Woods 470, Baltimore, MD 21287 (email@example.com).
Published Online: September 24, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3354.
Study concept and design: Reddy.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: Reddy.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Shildkrot, Thorne.
Study supervision: Reddy, Thorne.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest. Dr Thorne reported receiving grants from the National Eye Institute and Allergan and serving on advisory boards for AbbVie and Xoma. No other disclosures were reported.