polymorphous posterior corneal dystrophy Gene Set

Dataset HPO Gene-Disease Associations
Category disease or phenotype associations
Type phenotype
Description This corneal dystrophy affects the posterior limiting membrane of the cornea and is characterized by polymorphous plaques of calcium deposits in the deep stromal layers of the cornea, and occasionally by vesicular lesions of the endothelium and edema of the deep corneal stroma. (Human Phenotype Ontology, HP_0007915)
External Link http://compbio.charite.de/hpoweb/showterm?id=HP:0007915
Similar Terms
Downloads & Tools


1 genes associated with the polymorphous posterior corneal dystrophy phenotype by mapping known disease genes to disease phenotypes from the HPO Gene-Disease Associations dataset.

Symbol Name
VSX1 visual system homeobox 1