ectocornea


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ectocornea

[‚ek·tō′kōr·nē·ə]
(anatomy)
The outer layer of the cornea.
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Veterinarian Masanori Endo at Kunitachi Animal Hospital in Kunitachi city, Tokyo, is studying a full-scale introduction of a method to cultivate ectocornea taken from healthy eyes and transplant it into unhealthy eyes.