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Corneal Transplantation: An Introduction, By Mark Hornfeld, DO

Corneal transplantation, or keratoplasty, involves the thin, transparent covering that shields the eye from the outside world. This structure, the cornea, helps the eye focus light in the same way a camera‚Äôs lens does. Vision problems are often caused by misshapen corneas, and can be corrected with contact lenses, glasses, or laser eye surgery. Corneal …

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