Lisch epithelial corneal dystrophy
Synonyms: Band-shaped and whorled microcystic dystrophy of the corneal epithelium | LECD
Lisch epithelial corneal dystrophy (LECD) is a very rare form of superficial corneal dystrophy characterized by feather-shaped opacities and microcysts in the corneal epithelium arranged in a band-shaped and sometimes whorled pattern occasionally with impaired vision.
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