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Special Investigations Related to Cornea


1.  Pachymetry

Measures corneal thickness

2.  Specular microscopy

Photographs corneal endothelium and delineates various cellular characteristics, like size, shape, density and distribution

3.  Keratometry

Measures corneal curvature

5. Laboratory investigation

  1. Scrapings and Stain
    • Flourescein stains corneal defects, ulcers
    • Rose bengal stains mucus and dead & damaged cells
  2. Corneal biopsy

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