Granular corneal dystrophy type I

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Granular corneal dystrophy type I

Synonyms: Classic GCD | Classic granular corneal dystrophy | Corneal dystrophy Groenouw type I | GCD1 | GCDI | Granular corneal dystrophy type 1

Type I granular corneal dystrophy (GCDI) is a rare form of stromal corneal dystrophy (see this term) characterized by multiple small deposits in the superficial central corneal stroma and progressive visual impairment which may sometimes be severe.

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