anterior limiting lamina of cornea

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anterior limiting lamina of cornea

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a transparent homogeneous acellular layer, 6-9 mcm thick, lying between the basal layer of the outer of stratified corneal epithelium and the substantia propria of the cornea; considered to be a basement membrane.
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RBCD is also known as corneal dystrophy of Bowman layer type I and granular corneal dystrophy type 3.
This dystrophy is also known as corneal dystrophy of Bowman layer type II and honeycomb-shaped corneal dystrophy.
Which of the following is TRUE about Bowman layer dystrophies?