Descriptors Found: 1
Displaying: 1 .. 1  

 1 / 1 DeCS     
Descriptor English:   Conjunctiva 
Descriptor Spanish:   Conjuntiva 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Túnica Conjuntiva 
Synonyms English:   Bulbar Conjunctiva
Conjunctiva, Bulbar
Conjunctiva, Palpebral
Palpebral Conjunctiva
Plica Semilunaris of Conjunctiva
Plicae Semilunares of Conjunctiva
Tunica Conjunctiva  
Tree Number:   A09.371.060.200
Definition English:   The mucous membrane that covers the posterior surface of the eyelids and the anterior pericorneal surface of the eyeball. 
Indexing Annotation English:   inflammation = CONJUNCTIVITIS or specifics; do not confuse with "conjunctive tissue" in translated texts: this is CONNECTIVE TISSUE, not CONJUNCTIVA; |/|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:   3252 
Unique Identifier:   D003228 

Occurrence in VHL: