Posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy
Synonyms: PPCD | Posterior polymorphous dystrophy | Schlichting dystrophy
A rare mild subtype of posterior corneal dystrophy characterized by small aggregates of apparent vesicles bordered by a gray haze at the level of Descemet membrane generally with no effect on vision.
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