Granular corneal dystrophy type II

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Granular corneal dystrophy type II

Synonyms: Avellino corneal dystrophy | GCD2 | GCDII | Granular corneal dystrophy type 2 | Granular-lattice corneal dystrophy

Type II granular corneal dystrophy (GCDII) is a rare form of stromal corneal dystrophy (see this term) characterized by irregular-shaped well-demarcated granular deposits in the superficial central corneal stroma and progressive visual impairment.

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