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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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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.
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.
In general, where there is unilaterally raised IOP, it is important to think of inflammation as a possible underlying cause, and so careful examination of the anterior chamber for evidence of cells/flare, old keratic precipitates (Figure 4) and posterior synechiae is very useful.