cornea

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  • Info The cornea is the transparent front part of the eye that covers the iris, pupil, and anterior chamber. more...
  • The eye is a closed chamber into which no light can pass but through the cornea. Cited from A Practical Physiology, by Albert F. Blaisdell
  • We come first to the cornea, which has just been described. Cited from A Practical Physiology, by Albert F. Blaisdell
  • If it is within the cornea, it can result in permanent loss of vision.
  • The cornea has no blood supply; it gets oxygen directly through the air.
  • When a small foreign body passes through the cornea and iris a small opening may be seen. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • It is mainly used to correct the shape of cornea or front part of the eye.
  • They often begin through a rubbing of the cornea by a foreign body. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • Within hours of the execution, two people received his corneas.
  • This piece of equipment is used all around the world to cut the cornea flap.
  • When it comes, if it cornea prosperously, it's a very good thing. Cited from The Belton Estate, Anthony Trollope
  • A computer provides the necessary analysis, typically determining the position and height of several thousand points across the cornea.
  • Their eyes are large and covered entirely by a transparent secondary cornea.
  • The stem cells are placed into the area where the damaged cornea tissue has been removed.
  • Instruments used in this type of test require direct contact with the cornea, however a non-contact instrument has been reported.
  • This would include cases of high spectacle power and patients with thin corneas before surgery.
  • This is a good alternative for those that cannot gain vision through regular cornea transplants.
  • If there is a foreign body in the cornea, clean instruments should be used to remove it. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • Each lens has an individual cornea which extended into a rather large sclera.
  • Light entering the eye passes first through the cornea, which provides much of the eye's optical power.
  • Their eyes are extremely modified into flat, cornea-like organs that cover most of the upper surface of the head.
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Meaning of cornea

  • noun The transparent dome-shaped anterior portion of the outer covering of the eye; it covers the iris and pupil and is continuous with the sclera