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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Granular dystrophy

Contributor: Meagan Seay, DO and Nasreen Syed, MD

Granular dystrophy is an autosomal dominant stromal dystrophy. Hyaline deposits are found in the stroma.

Granular Dystrophy

Hyaline deposits stain bright red with Masson trichrome stain (below)

Granular Dystrophy

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last updated: 06/25/2013
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