Iridocorneal endothelial syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- ICE syndrome
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It is not possible to halt the progression of ICE syndrome. Treatment is usually focused on managing the glaucoma associated with the disease, either through medication or possible surgery, to help reduce pressure in the eye. Medication and corneal transplant can also be used to treat corneal swelling.
Last updated: 12/1/2015
- Facts About The Cornea and Corneal Disease. National Eye Institute (NEI). May 2013; https://www.nei.nih.gov/health/cornealdisease/. Accessed 12/31/2014.
- Kierstan Boyd. What Is Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome (ICE)?. eyeSmart: March 1, 2015; http://www.geteyesmart.org/eyesmart/diseases/iridocorneal-endothelial-syndrome-ice/. Accessed 12/1/2015.
- Finding Treatment Information - A video developed by GARD Information Specialists that explains how you can find information about treatment for a rare disease.
- ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Iridocorneal endothelial syndrome. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.