lamina basalis choroideae

[TA] basal lamina of choroid: the transparent inner layer of the choroid, which is in contact with the pigmented layer of the retina. Called also Bruch layer or membrane and vitreal or vitreous lamina.

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  • 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

  • lamina vitrea — vitreal lamina, vitreous lamina l. basalis choroideae …   Medical dictionary

  • basal lamina of choroid — l. basalis choroideae …   Medical dictionary

  • basal layer of choroid — lamina basalis choroideae …   Medical dictionary

  • Bruch layer — lamina basalis choroideae …   Medical dictionary

  • Bruch membrane — lamina basalis choroideae …   Medical dictionary

  • 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

  • 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

  • Lamella — A thin leaf, plate, disk, wafer. * * * 1. [TA] A thin sheet or layer (such as occurs in compact bone) or sublayer. 2. A preparation in the form of a medicated gelatin disk, used as a means of making local applications to the conjunctiva in place… …   Medical dictionary

  • Bruch's membrane — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = lamina basalis choroideae GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Caption2 = MapPos = MapCaption = Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph = MeshName = Bruch+membrane MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = l 02… …   Wikipedia

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