Anatomy Ophthalmology

Segment and Chamber of the Eye – Don’t Confuse

Segments are the two major parts of the eye separated by the posterior surface of posterior lens capsule and zonules. While the aquous humor is divided by the iris and pupil into two chambers. Boundaries of Anterior Segment Anterior boundary – posterior surface of the cornea. Some authors prefer to consider cornea as a part […]

Anatomy Medicine Ophthalmology

Anatomy of the Human Eye

This image shows various parts of the human eye. Various layers were reflected to expose the deeper structures. A single ray of light is shown in the middle to explain the image-forming pathway. Image Labels posterior segment ora serrata ciliary muscle ciliary zonules Schlemm’s canal pupil anterior chamber cornea iris lens cortex lens nucleus ciliary […]