granular corneal dystrophy

granular corneal dystrophy

an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by hyaline deposits in the corneal stroma.

gran·u·lar cor·ne·al dys·tro·phy

(gran'yū-lăr kōr'nē-ăl dis'trŏ-fē)
An autosomal dominant disorder characterized by hyaline deposits in the corneal stroma
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Objective: The aim was to compare the corneal topography and tomography parameters of macular corneal dystrophy (MCD) granular corneal dystrophy (GCD) and lattice corneal dystrophy (LCD) patients obtained by Scheimpflug imaging system.
KEY WORDS: Granular corneal dystrophy Lattice corneal dystrophy Macular corneal dystrophy Pentacam corneal densitometry unit Scheimpflug imaging.
The most common corneal stromal dystrophies are macular corneal dystrophy (MCD) granular corneal dystrophy (GCD) and lattice corneal dystrophies (LCD).
M2 PHARMA-August 1, 2014-Haag-Streit UK to distribute Avellino Lab USA's genetic test for Granular Corneal Dystrophy in UK
1 August 2014 - Optometry and ophthalmic equipment maker Haag-Streit UK said Friday it had been selected as a sole distributor in the UK of Avellino Lab USA's DNA Test for LASIK Safety for the detection of Granular Corneal Dystrophy.
RBCD is also known as corneal dystrophy of Bowman layer type I and granular corneal dystrophy type 3.
M2 PHARMA-July 8, 2014-King LASIK centres to offer Avellino Lab USA's genetic test for Granular Corneal Dystrophy
8 July 2014 - Avellino Lab USA, a developer of genetic diagnostics systems, said Tuesday that King LASIK, a full service eye care centre with seven Pacific Northwest locations, would start offering the Avellino DNA Dual Test for LASIK Safety for the detection of Granular Corneal Dystrophy type 1 (GCD1) and type 2 (GCD2).
25 April 2014 - Avellino Lab USA, the maker of the Avellino-GENE Detection System (AGDS) test for the detection of Avellino corneal dystrophy (ACD), said yesterday it would unveil a new genetic test, called Avellino DNA Dual Test for LASIK Safety, that besides ACD, also known as granular corneal dystrophy type II (GCD2), can detect granular corneal dystrophy type I (GCD1).