Definition of Cornea. Meaning of Cornea. Synonyms of Cornea

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Definition of Cornea

Cornea
Cornea Cor"ne*a (k?r"n?-?), n.; pl. Corneas (-?z). [Fem. sing., fr. L. corneus horny, fr. cornu a horn. See Horn.] (Anat.) The transparent part of the coat of the eyeball which covers the iris and pupil and admits light to the interior. See Eye.

Meaning of Cornea from wikipedia

- The cornea is the transparent front part of the eye that covers the iris, pupil, and anterior chamber. The cornea, with the anterior chamber and lens...
- (KC) is a disorder of the eye which results in progressive thinning of the cornea. This may result in blurry vision, double vision, nearsightedness, astigmatism...
- procedure where a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by donated corneal tissue (the graft). When the entire cornea is replaced it is known as penetrating...
- Cornea verticillata, also called vortex keratopathy or whorl keratopathy, is a condition characterised by corneal deposits at the level of the basal epithelium...
- Keratitis is a condition in which the eye's cornea, the clear dome on the front surface of the eye, becomes inflamed. The condition is often marked by...
- on the cornea have been studied extensively and are well-do****ented. When determining the effects of long-term contact lens use on the cornea, many studies...
- Cornea plana may refer to: Cornea plana 1, an eye condition Cornea plana 2, an eye condition...
- The cornea is a part of the eye. Cornea may also refer to: Cornea (surname) Cornea, a tributary of the Buda in Argeș County, Romania Cornea, Caraș-Severin...
- tattooing (also referred to as a eye tattoo) is the practice of tattooing the cornea of the human eye. Reasons for this practice include improvement of cosmetic...
- measuring the thickness of the cornea. A pachymeter is a medical device used to measure the thickness of the eye's cornea. It is used to perform corneal...
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