Fuchs endothelial dystrophy

Fuchs endothelial dys·tro·phy

(fūks),
common corneal dystrophy with autosomal dominant inheritance, characterized by keratopathia guttata with loss of endothelium and progressive corneal edema.

Fuchs en·do·the·li·al dys·tro·phy

(fūks en'dō-thē'lē-ăl dis'trŏ-fē)
Common corneal dystrophy with autosomal dominant inheritance, characterized by keratopathia guttata with loss of endothelium and progressive corneal edema.
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Over the past few years, CXL has been used in various corneal disorders other than keratoconus such as non-healing corneal ulcer, PBK and Fuchs endothelial dystrophy.
10,11,12) PEX syndrome has been found to be associated with cornea endotheliopathy in some histopathological studies, which has been suggested to be the cause of the so-called atypical nonguttata Fuchs endothelial dystrophy.
To report a patient with Fuchs endothelial dystrophy (FED) who underwent Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) on one eye and penetrating keratoplasty (PK) on the fellow eye.