stromal corneal dystrophy

stromal corneal dystrophy

opacification with involvement of the middle layer of the cornea.

stro·mal cor·ne·al dys·tro·phy

(strō'măl kōr'nē-ăl dis'trŏ-fē)
Opacification with involvement of the middle layer of the cornea.
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Stromal corneal dystrophy mostly occupies the mid-stromal portion of corneas.
Among the 12 patients, 50% were diagnosed with stromal corneal dystrophy (macular cornel dystrophy).