anterior ocular segment


The portion of the eye made up of the cornea, the iris, and the lens, and their associated chambers and adnexa.

Nearby words

  1. anterior malleolar artery,
  2. anterior median fissure,
  3. anterior median line,
  4. anterior megalophthalmus,
  5. anterior nasal spine,
  6. anterior palatine foramen,
  7. anterior perforated substance,
  8. anterior pituitary,
  9. anterior pituitary gonadotropin,
  10. anterior pituitary luteotropin

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