Lattice corneal dystrophy, gelsolin type (Meretoja's syndrome).

  title={Lattice corneal dystrophy, gelsolin type (Meretoja's syndrome).},
  author={Christian Carrwik and Ulf Stenevi},
  journal={Acta ophthalmologica},
  volume={87 8},
PURPOSE This paper reviews current knowledge about the pathogenesis, clinical manifestations and treatment of lattice corneal dystrophy, gelsolin type (LCD2, Meretoja's syndrome). METHODS Material is derived from literature searches, a case study of a Finnish patient living in Sweden, and interviews in Helsinki with Professor Ahti Tarkkanen and Dr Sari Kiuru-Enari, both of whom have extensive first-hand experience in treating patients with the disease. RESULTS The disease is now reported… CONTINUE READING

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