There, in the camp, he almost died of hunger, developed dystrophy and pellagra, and almost lost his central vision.
Fuchs' dystrophy is an inherited disease that affects the cornea - the transparent front surface of your eye.
Soft tissue dystrophy continues, and the skin is cool, ischemic, dry, thin, and shiny.
The key breakthroughs in the mitochondrial disorders and Duchenne dystrophy had all been made by the early '90s, and yet a decade later, no effective treatments have yet emerged.
In addition, diseases resulting in impaired contraction of striated muscle, such as myasthenia gravis or myotonic dystrophies , may demonstrate similar abnormalities.
Muscular dystrophies are genetic disorders, usually progressive, which can lead to profound paralysis.
There are some people who have corneal dystrophies such as Fuchs who also have macular degeneration, and they can benefit from transplantation when the cornea becomes cloudy.