BACKGROUND: Ocular episcleritis and uveitis are well-recognised extra-intestinal manifestations of Crohn's disease. Orbital myositis is rare: to our knowledge it has been associated with Crohn's disease in thirteen cases. Posterior scleritis, orbital myositis and Crohn's disease have been reported as coexisting in only two cases. METHODS AND RESULTS: We describe a third case, that of a 31-year old female with Crohn's colitis for 8 years, complicated by enteropathic arthritis and pyoderma gan...Expand abstract
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Recurrent posterior scleritis and orbital myositis as extra-intestinal manifestations of Crohn's disease: Case report and systematic literature review.
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