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Eye anatomy


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: 11/20/2012
Reviewed By: Franklin W. Lusby, MD, Ophthalmologist, Lusby Vision Institute, La Jolla, California. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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