WILLIAM HARBIN JR., M.D., F.A.C.P.; THOMAS S. HARBIN, B.S.
During recent years there has been a decided increase in the number of reported cases of uveoparotitis. A rather comprehensive review of the literature reveals that approximately 100 such cases have been reported, less than 20 of which come from America and the remainder from foreign countries, chiefly Scandinavia, England and Germany. The rarity of this syndrome warrants the mention of additional cases and the careful scrutiny of these entities with regard to etiology.
Parotitis, uveitis, and a low grade fever are the essential features of this condition. Prodromal symptoms, lasting for several weeks or months, include general malaise, drowsiness,
HARBIN W, HARBIN TS. UVEOPAROTITIS; A REPORT OF TWO CASES1. Ann Intern Med. ;16:360–365. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-16-2-360
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1942;16(2):360-365.
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