On-line Support ForumsThis is a list of Online Uveitis Support Groups(listed in alphabetical order) that we know about. Please tell of any others that you think we should include by sending an email with details to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Auto-immune disease||The American Autoimmune related diseases association is dedicated to the eradication of autoimmune disease and the alleviation of suffering and the socio-economic impact of autoimmunity through fostering and facilitating collaboration in the areas of education, public awareness, research, and patient services in an effective, ethical and efficient manner.|
|Birdshot Chorioretinopathy||A patient led support group based in the US, dedicated to providing support and information for the rare auto-immune disorder and form of uveitis known as birdshot.|
|Iritis||This is a US based site run by a patient. It includes a discussion area.|
|MEWDS||A Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome discussion group|
|Olivia's Vision||A UK based site with information about uveitis and discussion forum, set up by parents of a child with uveitis|
|PIC Society||A UK based site with a forum which is designed for people with PIC to exchange views, help and support each other, and promote awareness of Punctate Inner Choroidopathy.|
|Parsplanitis||A US based site with information and discussion area (pars planitis is often referred to as intermediate uveitis).|
|Uveitis||Mostly US based this support group has a section devoted to UK users. This site also has a very good section for children and teenagers.|
|PVIC forum||A yahoo support group for parents of visually impaired children or adults (not uveitis specific)|
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