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The ciliary body is continuous towards the lens of the eye with what other structure

Iris

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What fluid drains from the eye through the canal of schlemm

Aqueous humor

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What structure just lie below the corneal epithelium

Bowman's membrane

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The cells of the first layer (closest to the back of the eye) of the retina are the only ones in this area contain large amounts of what substances

Pigment

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What are defined by the space bordered by the iris, lens, capillary processes and zonular attachment

Posterior chamber

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Since tissues associated with the anterior chamber of the eye are avascular, they are dependent on what to supply nutrients

Aqueous humor

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The fovea contains a large number of what type of cell

Cone

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What structure marks the anterior limit of both the retina & choroid & the start of ciliary body

Ora serrata

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What is the name of the middle layer of the eye that consists of tye choroid and ciliary body

Uvea

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The uvea and what other structure marks the limbus

Sclera

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The ciliary zonule connects the lens to what other structure

Ciliary body

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Are of the eye having a visual acuity and very high density of cones

Fovea

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What structure produces aqueous humor

Ciliary process

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A major source of vascular supply to the retina is provided by the BV
located in what structure

Choriocapillaries

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Retinal detachment occurs between the neural retina & what other layer

Pigment epithelium

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Vascular supply of the outer part of the retina is supplied by what structure

Choroid

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Where is the descemet's membrane located

Cornea

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What is the name of the area surrounding the fovea

Macula lutea

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What is the name of the specialized gland whose secretions help prevent evaporation of liquid from the eye surface

Meibomean gland

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What substance fills behind the iris

Vitreous

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What lies at the base of the corneal endothelium

Descemet's membrane

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Where does the optic nerve enter the eye

Blind spot

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What mucous membrane covers the inner eyelid & part of the anterior eyeball

Conjunctiva

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What structure is the most highly vascular tissue of the eye

Choroid

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Through what structure does the aqueous humor drain

Canal Schlemm

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What is the thickest layer of the cornea

Substancia propia

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What is the name of the area around the lens in which suspensory fibers are located

Zonule of Zinn

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Name of the region where the optic nerve enters the eye

Optic disc