corneal

(redirected from corneal shield)
Also found in: Medical.

cor·ne·a

 (kôr′nē-ə)
n.
The transparent convex anterior portion of the outer fibrous coat of the eyeball that covers the iris and the pupil and is continuous with the sclera.

[Medieval Latin cornea (tēla), horny (tissue), from Latin corneus, horny, from cornū, horn; see ker- in Indo-European roots.]

cor′ne·al (-əl) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.corneal - of or related to the cornea
Translations

corneal

[ˈkɔːnɪəl] ADJcorneal

corneal

[ˈkɔːrniəl] adjcornéen(ne)corned beef [ˌkɔːrndˈbiːf] ncorned-beef mcorned beef hash [ˌkɔːrndˌbiːfˈhæʃ] nhachis m au corned-beef

corneal

adjHornhaut-; corneal lensesLinsen pl

corneal

adj corneal
References in periodicals archive ?
Characterised by ptosis, ropy mucous discharge, photophobia, large, non-uniform cobblestone papillae, Horner-Trantas dots, limbal nodules, neovascularisation, corneal shield ulcers, and itching.
But these usual & routine modalities of therapy may not give satisfactory results in patients with giant papillae or corneal shield ulcer.
wettable lens for astigmatism acrylic aspheric implantation system with a single, cohesive viscoelastic materials, viscoelastic material dispersion, Hydroxypropylmetyloceluloza adapt intraocular microsurgical knives, ophthalmic surgery, the cannula naplywudo permanent anterior chamber, the ring dotorebkowy PMMA bent cannula disposable, one-time treatment of corneal shield eyelid, Tea lacrimal intubation, mikroimplant Ex-Press glaucoma surgery, vitrectomy instruments disposable, disposable eye shield, moist chamber, witrektompneumatyczny.