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Eye anatomy

The cornea is the clear layer covering the front of the eye. The cornea works with the lens of the eye to focus images on the retina.


Review Date: 11/8/2010
Reviewed By: Daniel E. Bustos, MD, MS, Private Practice specializing in Comprehensive Ophthalmology in Eugene, OR. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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