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Fleischer's dystrophy I

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Corneal dystrophy characterized by multiple brown punctate lesions on Bowman's membrane, spreading toward the centre of the cornea in a whirlpool-like manner.


  • B. Fleischer:
    Über eine eigenartige bisher nicht bekannte Hornhauttrübung (ein Hinweis auf die normale Struktur der Hornhaut?).
    Albrecht von Graefes Archiv für Ophthalmologie, 1910, 77: 136-140.

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