Lens

 

This is a transparent body which is enclosed in  transparent elastic capsule. It is more convex anteriorly than posterior. It is about 10 mm in diameter. The capsule is also covered in capsular epithelium which lies mostly anteriorly. It is thought to be filled with proteinaceous, viscid fluid which is transparent.

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