The Mysteries of Dystrophies

Justin Schweitzer

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With an average thickness of only 540 microns, the cornea has a multitude of dystrophies and degenerations that affect it's various layers. This course will cover the vast majority of corneal dystrophies and degenerations affecting the cornea. Symptoms, clinical features, management, and treatment options will be discussed in detail. Attendee's will have an excellent understanding of the various dystrophies and degenerations that they will encounter in clinical practice.


Year: 2016

Program Number: AS162016

Author Affiliation: Vance Thompson Vision

Co-Authors: Mitch Ibach

Co-Author Affiliation: Vance Thompson Vision

Room: 204A-C