Table 2

Ophthalmological findings in patients with a positive versus a negative high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) scan

HRCT positive for sarcoidosis (N=10)HRCT negative for sarcoidosis (N=39*)Difference between groups (p value)
Duration uveitis (years, median)1.090.720.60
Unilateral involvement2 (20%)11 (28%)0.71
Anterior segment involvement8 (80%)25 (64%)0.46
Synechiae posterior6 (60%)7 (18%)0.01
Vitritis9 (90%)32 (82%)1.00
Papillitis2 (20%)15 (38%)0.46
Vasculitis3 (30%)7 (18%)0.41
Cystoid macular oedema3 (30%)9 (23%)0.69
Peripheral multifocal chorioretinitis5 (50%)7 (18%)0.05
Increased ocular pressure0 (0%)2 (5%)1.00
  • * Characteristics could not be assessed in one patient with a negative HRCT scan.