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Descriptor English:   Ciliary Body 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cuerpo Ciliar 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Corpo Ciliar 
Synonyms English:   Bodies, Ciliary
Body, Ciliary
Ciliare, Corpus
Ciliares, Corpus
Ciliari, Corpus
Ciliaris, Corpus
Ciliary Bodies
Corpus Ciliare
Corpus Ciliares
Corpus Ciliari
Corpus Ciliaris  
Tree Number:   A09.371.060.160
Definition English:   A ring of tissue extending from the scleral spur to the ora serrata of the RETINA. It consists of the uveal portion and the epithelial portion. The ciliary muscle is in the uveal portion and the ciliary processes are in the epithelial portion. 
Indexing Annotation English:   inflammation: consider CILIARY BODY (IM) + UVEITIS (IM) or UVEITIS, ANTERIOR (IM); diseases = CILIARY BODY (IM) + UVEAL DISEASES (IM); neoplasms = CILIARY BODY (IM) + UVEAL NEOPLASMS (IM) + histological type of neoplasm (IM); / blood supply consider also CILIARY ARTERIES; pigmented ciliary epithelium: coordinate CILIARY BODY with PIGMENT EPITHELIUM OF EYE
See Related English:   Trabeculectomy
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:   28283 
Unique Identifier:   D002924 

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