Which of the following layers is responsible for maintaining the hydration and transparency of the cornea?

Ophthalmology

Topic: Cornea

Which of the following layers is responsible for maintaining the hydration and transparency of the cornea?

  1. Descemet’s membrane
  2. Endothelial cells
  3. Stroma
  4. Corneal epithelium

Correct Answer: Endothelial cells