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Corneal Dystrophies

Corneal Dystrophies: Introduction

Corneal Dystrophies: A corneal dystrophy is a condition in which one or more parts of the cornea lose their normal clarity due to a ... more about Corneal Dystrophies.

Corneal Dystrophies: A group of various disorders affecting the eye's cornea. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Corneal Dystrophies is available below.

Symptoms of Corneal Dystrophies

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Types of Corneal Dystrophies

Causes of Corneal Dystrophies

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Article Excerpts about Corneal Dystrophies

A corneal dystrophy is a condition in which one or more parts of the cornea lose their normal clarity due to a buildup of cloudy material. There are over 20 corneal dystrophies that affect all parts of the cornea. (Source: excerpt from Facts About the Cornea and Corneal Disease: NEI)

Definitions of Corneal Dystrophies:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Corneal Dystrophies as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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