Corneal dystrophy

Known as: cornea dystrophy, corneal dystrophies, cornea dystrophies 
An abnormality of the cornea that is characterized by opacity of one or parts of the cornea. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Fuchs's corneal dystrophy (FCD) is a leading cause of corneal transplantation and affects 5% of persons in the United… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy (FECD) is a progressive, blinding disease characterized by corneal endothelial (CE) cell… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The term corneal dystrophy embraces a heterogenous group of bilateral genetically determined non-inflammatory corneal diseases… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
BACKGROUND The recent availability of genetic analyses has demonstrated the shortcomings of the current phenotypic method of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy (CHED) is a heritable, bilateral corneal dystrophy characterized by corneal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To characterize the genetic basis and phenotype of inherited Fuchs corneal dystrophy (FCD). METHODS DNA from blood was… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To investigate the molecular pathology underlying BIGH3-related corneal dystrophies (CDs) and to further delineate… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Occasionally our fundamental perceptions regarding the biology of a system are altered by a simple finding that has the effect of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The human eye malformation aniridia results from haploinsufficiency of PAX6, a paired box DNA–binding protein. To study this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Risk factors for graft failure after penetrating keratoplasty were investigated in 961 patients from records collected… (More)
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