- plastic surgery performed upon the cornea, especially a corneal transplantation.
Origin of keratoplasty
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- plastic surgery of the cornea, esp involving corneal grafting
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- Surgical replacement of an opaque portion of the cornea with a piece of cornea having the same size and shape.corneal graft
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