internal limiting layer of retina

internal limiting layer of retina
internal limiting membrane.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • internal limiting membrane — 1. the basal lamina of the MÑŒller fibers in the retina; it is the layer of the stratum nervosum retinae located just internal to the nerve fiber layer and separates the inner, conical ends of the cells from the vitreous body. Called also inner… …   Medical dictionary

  • nerve fiber layer of retina — a layer of the stratum nervosum retinae, situated between the ganglion cell layer and the internal limiting membrane, consisting essentially of the axons of the ganglion cells which pass through the lamina cribrosa to form the optic nerve. In… …   Medical dictionary

  • layer — A sheet of one substance lying on another and distinguished from it by a difference in texture or color or by not being continuous with it. SEE ALSO: stratum, lamina. SYN: panniculus. ameloblastic l. the internal l. of the enamel organ. SYN: enam …   Medical dictionary

  • Retina — The retina is the nerve layer that lines the back of the eye, senses light, and creates impulses that travel through the optic nerve to the brain. There is a small area, called the macula, in the retina that contains special light sensitive cells …   Medical dictionary

  • Nerve fiber layer — Section of retina. (Stratum opticum labeled at right, second from the top.) …   Wikipedia

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  • membrane — 1. A thin sheet or layer of pliable tissue, serving as a covering or envelope of a part, as the lining of a cavity, as a partition or septum, or to connect two structures. SYN: membrana [TA]. 2. SYN: biomembrane. [L. membrana, a skin or m …   Medical dictionary

  • Lamina — A plate or layer. For example, the lamina arcus vertebrae, usually just called the lamina, are plates of bone in each vertebral body. * * * SYN: plate (1). SEE ALSO: layer, stratum. [L] l. affixa [TA] that part of the medial ependymal wall of the …   Medical dictionary

  • Netzhaut — Aufbau des menschlichen Auges. Netzhaut dunkelgrün. Die Netzhaut oder Retina (von lateinisch rete „Netz“) ist eine Schicht von spezialisiertem Nervengewebe an der hinteren Innenseite des Auges von Wirbeltieren und einigen Tintenfischen. In ihr… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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