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Descriptor English:   Choroid 
Descriptor Spanish:   Coroides 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Corioide 
Synonyms English:   Choriocapillaris
Haller Layer
Haller's Layer
Sattler Layer
Sattler's Layer  
Tree Number:   A09.371.894.223
Definition English:   The thin, highly vascular membrane covering most of the posterior of the eye between the RETINA and SCLERA. 
Indexing Annotation English:   in the eye: do not confuse with CHOROID PLEXUS (in the brain); inflammation = CHOROIDITIS or CHORIORETINITIS; /blood supply consider also CILIARY ARTERIES
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   2879 
Unique Identifier:   D002829 

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