What is Cornea Transplant?

Category: Procedures


See also: Graded Exposure

Corneal transplantation is a surgical procesure where a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by donated corneal tissue. The cornea is the clear front part of the eye that covers the colored iris. Often a corneal transplant can be done as an outpatient procedure.

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