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Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1

Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1: Introduction

Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1: A genetic eye disorder where the cornea of the eye develops abnormal, lattice-shaped lines caused by abnormal deposits of a substance called amyloid. There are three different types of corneal dystrophy: type 1 is a dominantly inherited form with an early onset of vision impairment, type 2 is a less severe eye disorder but involves systemic amyloidosis and type 3 is a recessive form that usually starts after the age of 70. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1 is available below.

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Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1: Complications

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Causes of Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1

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Prognosis for Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1

Prognosis for Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1: childhood vision is normal but generally severe vision loss occurs by the 5th or 6th decade

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