epithelial dystrophy

ep·i·the·li·al dys·tro·phy

(ep'i-thē'lē-ăl dis'trŏ-fē)
Corneal dystrophy affecting primarily the epithelium and its basement membrane.
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MECD, also known as juvenile hereditary epithelial dystrophy, follows an AD inheritance pattern and mainly occurs in childhood.