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Lattice corneal dystrophy type I

Disease definition

Type I lattice corneal dystrophy (LCDI) is a frequent form of stromal corneal dystrophy (see this term) characterized by a network of delicate interdigitating branching filamentous opacities within the cornea with progressive visual impairment and no systemic manifestations.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Biber-Haab-Dimmer dystrophy
    • Classic lattice corneal dystrophy
    • LCD1
    • LCDI
    • Lattice corneal dystrophy type 1
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: H18.5
  • OMIM: 122200  608471
  • UMLS: C1690006  C2931650
  • MeSH: C537881
  • GARD: 9678
  • MedDRA: -

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