granular corneal dystrophy

granular corneal dystrophy

an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by hyaline deposits in the corneal stroma.
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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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Among the SCDs, Granular corneal dystrophy and Macular corneal dystrophy are more frequent as compared to other stromal dystrophies.1 A retrospective analysis was performed between November 2014 and July 2015 on all SCD patients visiting LRBT, General Hospital and Mughal Eye Hospital from Lahore during their ophthalmic consultation.
Although Crawford (5) had reported a case of concurrent granular corneal dystrophy (GCD) and RP with autosomal dominant inheritance in a 58-year-old Korean woman, we present the first report of simultaneous MCD and RP.
Rice, "Granular corneal dystrophy. Visual results and pattern of recurrence after lamellar or penetrating keratoplasty," Ophthalmology, vol.
KEY WORDS: Granular corneal dystrophy Lattice corneal dystrophy Macular corneal dystrophy Pentacam corneal densitometry unit Scheimpflug imaging.
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.
The abnormal accumulation of mutant TGF-[beta]1 and the dysregulation of the autophagic process relates to the development of granular corneal dystrophy type II (GCd2) [49, 50].
M2 PHARMA-July 8, 2014-King LASIK centres to offer Avellino Lab USA's genetic test for Granular Corneal Dystrophy
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).