anterior elastic lamina of cornea

(redirected from lamina limitans anterior corneae)

an·ter·i·or e·las·tic lam·i·na of cor·ne·a

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr ĕ-las'tik lam'in-ă kōr'nē-ă)
A homogeneous, acellular tissue layer just beneath the epithelium of the cornea.
Synonym(s): Bowman membrane, Bowman layer, lamina limitans anterior corneae.
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