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Aged eye anatomy

Aged eye anatomy

Overview

With age, the lens may become misshaped and the corneal tissue may become clouded.

Review Date 7/25/2020

Updated by: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.