fingerprint dystrophy

fin·ger·print dys·tro·phy

a condition wherein fine parallel lines in a fingerprint configuration area are seen in the basal epithelial layer and basement membrane of the corneal epithelium.
See also: map-dot-fingerprint dystrophy.
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EBMD (also known as map dot fingerprint dystrophy or Cogan's microcystic dystrophy) is a common bilateral condition characterised by cystic and/or whirl-like opacities in the cornea (see Figure 1).