ChoroidAka: Choroid, Choroid Anatomy
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|Definition (NCI)||A blood vessel-containing membrane of the eye that lies between the retina and the sclera.|
|Definition (NCI_CDISC)||A blood vessel-containing membrane of the eye that lies between the retina and the sclera. (NCI)|
|Definition (NCI_NCI-GLOSS)||A thin layer of tissue that is part of the middle layer of the wall of the eye, between the sclera (white outer layer of the eye) and the retina (the inner layer of nerve tissue at the back of the eye). The choriod is filled with blood vessels that bring oxygen and nutrients to the eye.|
|Definition (MSH)||The thin, highly vascular membrane covering most of the posterior of the eye between the RETINA and SCLERA.|
|Concepts||Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component (T023)|
|English||Choroid, Choroids, Choroidea, choroid, choroidea, choroid eye, EYE, CHOROID, Choroidal structure, Choroid of eye, Choroidal structure (body structure), Choroid, NOS|
|French||Tunique musculo-vasculaire du bulbe de l'oeil, Tunique musculovasculaire du bulbe de l'oeil, Choroïde du bulbe de l'oeil, Choroïde|
|Russian||SOSUDISTAIA OBOLOCHKA GLAZA, СОСУДИСТАЯ ОБОЛОЧКА ГЛАЗА|
|Norwegian||Chorioidea, Korioidea, Årehinne i øyet|
|Spanish||coroides, estructura coroidea (estructura corporal), estructura coroidea, Coroides|
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)
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