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A 33-year-old female asked:

Hi.ive undergone corneal repair due to corneal laceration last 2012 brought by accident.until now my left eye vision is blured.is it for lifetime ?

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Dr. Neil Notaroberto
Ophthalmology 29 years experience
There are multiple: layers the the cornea. Each with its own distinctive property of function as well as healing ability. The innermost layer (endothelium) can be transplanted alone. The outermost layer regenerates very quickly (~24-48h) while the stroma (middle layer) can remodel itself but if optical clarity is lost may need to be transplanted. Please consult your corneal specialist.

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Last updated Nov 12, 2015

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