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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy

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* Not a rare disease

Other Names for this Disease
  • FECD
  • Late hereditary endothelial dystrophy
  • Endoepithelial corneal dystrophy
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  • I have been diagnosed with Fuchs dystrophy and I have two sons. Is there a genetic test for them to determine if they have the same condition? Click here for answer

  • I was diagnosed with Fuch's dystrophy many years ago, but I think I may actually have lattice dystrophy. How can I find out for sure? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • FECD
  • Late hereditary endothelial dystrophy
  • Endoepithelial corneal dystrophy
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.