Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome and Glaucoma

  • Sarwat Salim
  • Peter A. Netland


Iridocorneal endothelial (ICE) syndrome represents a spectrum of disease, encompassing three clinical variations: Chandler’s syndrome, progressive iris atrophy, and Cogan-Reese syndrome. This acquired, unilateral disorder typically manifests in young to middle adulthood and predominantly affects women, although bilateral involvement and occurrence in a child have been reported. A high percentage of patients with ICE syndrome develop secondary glaucoma.


Angle Closure Glaucoma Corneal Edema Secondary Glaucoma Anterior Chamber Angle Middle Adulthood 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sarwat Salim
    • 1
  • Peter A. Netland
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyHamilton Eye Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science CenterMemphisUSA
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of Virginia School of MedicineCharlottesvilleUSA

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