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  • Courtesy of Christopher J. Rapuano, MD
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    Cataract/Anterior Segment

    Epithelial basement membrane dystrophy. Irregular corneal astigmatism occurs in patients with epithelial basement membrane dystrophy. This corneal condition can further decrease vision in a patient with cataract-related visual impairment, in which case the visual improvement after cataract surgery might be less than expected.