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The Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome: association with hypothyroidism and diabetes mellitus.
  1. N. Jaggarao,
  2. D. Voth,
  3. J. Jacobsen
  1. King Fahad Hospital, Al Baha, Saudi Arabia.

    Abstract

    A 45 year old Saudi male with poliosis, alopecia areata, vitiligo, anterior uveitis, inflammatory changes in the posterior pole of the retina and paraparesis presented with features of the Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome, uncontrolled diabetes mellitus and hypothyroidism. To the best of our knowledge the association of diabetes mellitus and hypothyroidism in this syndrome has not been reported previously.

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