DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy

Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy [DOID:11555]

Fuchs' dystrophy, also known as Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy, is a slowly progressing corneal disease that usually affects both eyes and is slightly more common in women than in men. Although doctors can often see early signs of Fuchs' dystrophy in people in their 30s and 40s, the disease rarely affects vision until people reach their 50s and 60s.

Synonyms:  Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy,  DOID:11555,  Fuchs endothelial dystrophy,  Fuch's endothelial corneal dystrophy,  Fuch's endothelial dystrophy ...

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