Meesmann’s dystrophy is a non-progressive early childhood disorder of the cornea. Treatment is usually unnecessary.
Currently, the NEI does not have a factsheet on this condition.
For more information from other health sites, please visit the following webpages:
Office of Rare Diseases Research, NIH, Meesmann�s Dystrophy http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/GARD/Condition/9688/Meesmann_corneal_dystrophy.aspx
Digital Reference of Ophthalmology, Meesmann’s Dystrophy
Hereditary Ocular Disease, The University of Arizona, Meesmann�s Dystrophy http://disorders.eyes.arizona.edu/disorders/corneal-dystrophy-meesmann
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man, Corneal Dystrophy, Juvenile Epithelial, of Meesmann
For more information about the cornea and corneal diseases from the National Eye Institute, please visit the following webpage: