corneal

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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.
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Adj.1.corneal - of or related to the cornea
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corneal

[ˈkɔːnɪəl] ADJcorneal
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corneal

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

adjHornhaut-; corneal lensesLinsen pl
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corneal

adj corneal
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References in periodicals archive ?
Corneal vascularization and corneal sensation were noted.
Ocular rosacea (subtype IV) may range in severity from mild blepharitis to severe keratitis and corneal vascularization. Patients may complain of a foreign body sensation.
While there was no keratectasia or corneal perforation in our study, 75% (3/4) of the patients with peripheral ulcer suffered corneal vascularization, and 37.5% (3/8) of those with paracentral ulcer suffered corneal vascularization.
They report that blindness due to corneal vascularization and opacification arising from loss of limbal stem cell function from any primary or secondary cause accounts for about 10% of all blindness worldwide.
The corneal vascularization was unchanged, but the previous yellow foci in the ventral corneal ulcer had resolved.
The dogs were monitored for clinical signs of Kerato conjunctivitis Sicca (KCS), which include mucopurulent discharge, corneal vascularization. None of the dogs showed recurrence for a period of 6 months.
Interstitial keratitis results from long-term HZ corneal inflammation leading to corneal vascularization. Neurotrophic keratopathy and tear dysfunction leads to corneal surface disorders.4
The models focused on liver, kidney and lung regeneration; wound healing; corneal vascularization; and retinal vascularization.
Indications for PKP were: vascularized leucomas after herpetic keratitis, traumatic keratitis or chemical burn, advanced pseudophakic bullous keratopathy with superficial and deep corneal vascularization, severe infection in hereditary corneal dystrophy, and failed corneal grafts.
(2006) reported the onset of corneal vascularization by the third day in animals with alkali-induced ulceration submitted to limbal transplantation.
However, the chronic group had severe eye dryness and further corneal lesions: 30 (11.8%) eyes developed filamentary keratitis (Figure 3(i)), 20 (7.9%) eyes developed corneal ulcer, 6 (2.4%) eyes developed spontaneous corneal perforation (Figure 3(j)), and 2 (0.8%) eyes developed corneal vascularization (Figure 3(k)).
On examination 1 month after the CXL procedure, we observed slackening of the keratoplasty sutures and corneal vascularization (Figure 4).