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KP

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF.

KP

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the People's Democratic Republic of Korea (North Korea). This is the code used in international transactions to and from North Korean bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for North Korea. This is used as an international standard for shipping to North Korea. Each province and special city has its own code with the prefix "KP." For example, the code for Pyongyang is ISO 3166-2:KP-PYO.
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Ocular findings in 171 eyes of 161 patients at time of presentation Finding n (%) Keratic precipitates 168 (98.
It is a chronic, low-grade, mainly anterior uveitis with varied degree of vitreous opacities, characteristic diffusely spread small to medium sized keratic precipitates (KPs), diffuse iris atrophy with or without obvious heterochromia and lack of posterior synechiae.
The slit lamp examination was done whenever required particularly to examine transparency of cornea, aqueous flare, keratic precipitates, extent of lenticular opacities and pigmentary dispersion over lens, to elicit papillary reaction/perception of light in doubtful cases.
As always, examination must begin at the front of the eye, ensuring there are no features of ocular inflammation, for example: conjunctival injection, keratic precipitates, cells, posterior synechiae, iris transillumination defects or raised intraocular pressure.
On biomicroscopic examination, both eyes showed injected conjunctiva, corneal white ring infiltrates that matched the contours of corneal epithelial defects, white fluffy keratic precipitates, and normal appearing iris and lens (Figure 5).
Sometimes anterior chamber flare and cells Anterior Watery discharge, marked ciliary injection, fixed, uveitis mid-dilated pupil, anterior chamber flare and cells, keratic precipitates, posterior synechiae.
Slit-lamp examination revealed diffuse large mutton-fat keratic precipitates (KPs) and a line which was parallel to the limbus in the peripheral corneal endothelium developed from KPs.
5) The most common ocular manifestation is uveitis, with the posterior form being more common than the anterior form, the latter of which normally appears as an iridocyclitis associated with classic, granulomatous, mutton-fat keratic precipitates, hypopyon and posterior synechiae.