Cogan's syndrome.

  title={Cogan's syndrome.},
  author={Eugene William St. Clair and Rex M. McCallum},
  journal={Current opinion in rheumatology},
  volume={11 1},
Work originating in the 1940s led to the characterization of a rare, chronic inflammatory disorder with a unique predilection for the cornea and vestibuloauditory apparatus, now called Cogan's syndrome (CS) after the ophthalmologist who first described it. CS occurs primarily in young adults and typically presents with interstitial keratitis (IK) and Ménière's-like episodes developing within several months of each other. The inflammatory process may target other ocular sites, and the disease… CONTINUE READING


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