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Retinal detachment repair - series—Normal anatomy

Normal anatomy

Overview

The retina is the internal layer of the eye that receives and transmits images that have passed through and been focused by the lens and cornea.

Update Date 9/2/2014

Updated by: Franklin W. Lusby, MD, ophthalmologist, Lusby Vision Institute, La Jolla, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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