Definition of Cornea:

Transparent structure forming the anterior part of the eye.

Topics Related to Cornea

Allergic Keratitis

...related topic
“Inflammation of the cornea due to allergic response.”

Bell's Palsy

...recommendation Hydrotherapy
“...Blinking is the mechanism that protects the eye from external debris and spreads tears over the cornea.  Under normal circumstances we blink every 5-7 seconds and with every blink the eyelid spreads moisture over the cornea...”
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...the condition
“...In severe cases, the cornea, the transparent front covering of the eyeball, may also become inflamed...”


...the condition
“...The lens works with the transparent cornea, which covers the eye's surface, to focus light on the retina at the back of the eye...”
...recommendation Carnosine
“...NAC appears to penetrate through the cornea more gradually, thus maintaining a longer active therapeutic concentration of L-Carnosine in the aqueous humor and the lens of the treated eye.”

Colloidal Silver a treatment
“...arthritis – some types*, athletes foot*, bad breath, bladder infections, cystitis*, bleeding gums, boils*, burns*, candida*, canker sores, chronic fatigue, colds, colitis*, conjunctivitis*, cornea injury*, cystitis, dandruff, dermatitis, diabetes*, diarrhea*, digestive aid, diphtheria, dysentery, ear infections*, eczema – various locations*, fibrositis, flu*, gastritis, gingivitis...”


...the condition
“...Occasionally, the condition damages the cornea, causing cloudy areas and a growth of new blood vessels.”


...the condition
“...Farsightedness is caused by the eyeball being too short, or the cornea having too little curvature...”
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Night Blindness

...the condition
“...Light travels through the cornea and lens and lands on the retina at the back of the eye...”

Poor/Slow Wound Healing

...recommendation Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
“...In a topical solution, vitamin C has shown to be very effective in encouraging healing of the cornea in the wounded eye.”

Shingles (Herpes Zoster)

...the condition
“...For instance, if shingles affects the eye, the cornea can become infected and lead to temporary or permanent blindness...”


...related topic
“...Tissues such as arteries, tendons, skin, connective tissue, cornea and sclera (white of the eye) contain relatively large amounts of silicon...”

Vitamin A Requirement

...the condition
“...Eventually, vitamin A-deficient patients develop problems with the cornea (the clear part of the eye) and may even become blind...”

Wilson's Disease

...the condition
“...As copper moves from liver to brain, some of it always deposits in Descemet's membrane of the cornea, producing gold or greenish gold Kayser-Fleischer rings or crescents...”
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