Macular corneal dystrophy

Known as: Macular Dystrophies, Corneal, Corneal Macular Dystrophies, Corneal Macular Dystrophy 
A stromal corneal dystrophy, with autosomal recessive inheritance, that is caused by lack of or abnormal keratan sulfate.
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To report the concomitant presentation of keratoconus and macular corneal dystrophy in two cases. METHODS Two… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Macular corneal dystrophy (MCD; MIM 217800) is an autosomal recessive hereditary disease in which progressive punctate opacities… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The hereditary macular dystrophies are progressive degenerations of the central retina and contribute significantly to… (More)
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1990
1990
The interfibrillar spacing of collagen fibrils was measured at twenty different positions across a macular dystrophy cornea using… (More)
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1989
1989
This study includes the fourteen Icelanders who had penetrating keratoplasty for macular corneal dystrophy during 1974 through… (More)
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1988
1988
Macular corneal dystrophy is an autosomal recessive disorder in which abnormal deposits in the corneal stroma have been… (More)
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1988
1988
We used the avidin-biotin complex immunoperoxidase technique to test the reactivity of the abnormal corneal accumulations with… (More)
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1984
1984
Macular corneal dystrophy is a human genetic disorder characterized by corneal opacities that arise, in part, from a failure to… (More)
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1980
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1980
Corneal specimens obtained during surgery from patients with macular corneal dystrophy and obtained at autopsy from control eyes… (More)
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1973
1973
Comeal buttons from four patients with macular corneal dystrophy (MCD) were examined histochemically and ultrastructuraUy with… (More)
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