OBO ID: DOID:0060447
Term Name: epithelial basement membrane dystrophy Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • Cogan corneal dystrophy
  • EBMD
  • microcystic corneal dystrophy
Definition: An epithelial and subepithelial dystrophy that is characterized by sheet-like areas of basement membrane originating from the basal epithelial cells of the corneal epithelium and extending superficially into the epithelium. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16652336/
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Ontology: Human Disease   (DOID:0060447)
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GENES INVOLVED
Human Gene Zebrafish Ortholog OMIM Term OMIM Phenotype ID
TGFBI Corneal dystrophy, epithelial basement membrane 121820
ZEBRAFISH MODELS No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available

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