Iridocorneal endothelial syndrome

Iridocorneal endothelial syndrome
Classification and external resources
DiseasesDB 32706
MeSH D057129

Iridocorneal endothelial or ICE syndrome is a spectrum of conditions of the eye,[1] where the inner layer of the cornea appears abnormal. It includes Cogan-Reese syndrome, Chandler's syndrome, and progressive iris atrophy.

"Cogan-Reese syndrome" is named for David Glendenning Cogan and Algernon Reese.[2][3]

References

  1. ^ Lefebvre V, Sowka JW, Frauens BJ (August 2009). "The clinical spectrum between posterior polymorphous dystrophy and iridocorneal endothelial syndromes". Optometry 80 (8): 431–6. doi:10.1016/j.optm.2009.02.009. PMID 19635434. http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1529-1839(09)00236-X. 
  2. ^ synd/2584 at Who Named It?
  3. ^ Cogan DG, Reese AB (1969). "A syndrome of iris nodules, ectopic Descemet's membrane, and unilateral glaucoma". Doc Ophthalmol 26: 424–33. PMID 5359536. 

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