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Ciliary body

Introduction: Ciliary body

Description of Ciliary body

Ciliary body: the part of the tunic of the eye between the choroid coat and the iris.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Ciliary body: A ring of tissue extending from the scleral spur to the ora serrata of the retina. It consists of the uveal portion and the epithelial portion. The ciliary muscle is in the uveal portion and the ciliary processes are in the epithelial portion.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Ciliary body as an Organ

Ciliary body (organ): The ciliary body is a specialized structure of the eye. The...more »

Ciliary body (organ): See Ciliary Body (organ information).

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Ciliary body

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Ciliary body

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Source: WordNet 2.1

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