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Definition of the adjective Choroidal
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- Of or pertaining to the choroid
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by R. Shane Tubbs, Mohammadali M. Shoja, Marios Loukas
Anterior choroidal artery. On a lateral angiogram, the anterior choroidal artery (upper arrow) has a characteristic undulating appearance as it passes around the cerebral peduncle. The posterior communicating artery (lower arrow) ...
by Robert Barry, Alastair Denniston
choroidal. vasculopathy. A condition characterized by polypoidal dilatation of the choroidal vasculature with serosanguinous *PEDs. It appears to be a variant of * neovascular AMD, which is commoner in people of African or Asian ancestry.
by Michel Millodot
choroidal detachment inward: the suprachoroid (lamina fusca), the layers of vessels (Haller's layer and Sattler's layer), the choriocapillaris and the membrane of Bruch (lamina vitrea). The blood supply is provided mostly by the short ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
With 213 Tables by Florian Lang
PETRA WECKERLE University Eye Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany Synonyms Progressive sclerosis tapetochoroidal dystrophy; Choroidal Definition and Characteristics Choroideremia is a rare X-linked recessive dystrophy of the ...
by Martin C. Hirsch
TA English: Anterior choroidal artery It belongs to the terminal segments of the internal carotid artery and courses along the optic tract in the direction of the choroid plexus of the lateral ventricle. The basal part features cortical branches, ...
Encyclopedia of Neuroscience (2009)
Volume One by Larry R. Squire
Choroidal neovascularization, one of the characteristics of wet AMD, has been associated with the expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). VEGF is known to stimulate the proliferation of endothelial cells in blood vessels, and ...
by Diana M. Goodwin
ANTERIOR CHOROIDAL ARTERY: supplies the optic tract, part of the cerebral peduncle, the lateral geniculate body, part of the internal capsule, and the choroid plexis in the temporal horn of the lateral ventricle. ANTERIOR CHOROIDAL ...
The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance
CM= chlorpheniramine maleate CM = chondromalacia CM= chorismate mutase CM = choroidal melanoma CM = choroidal metastasis ...
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2011)
by Manfred Schwab
Choroidal Melanoma > Uveal Melanoma Christmas Factor Definition ...
A Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)
by Robert Ireland
cerebellar Ascending pharyngeal Auricular, posterior Basilar Buccal Carotid, common Carotid, external Carotid, internal Cerebral, anterior Cerebral, middle Cerebral, posterior Choroidal, anterior Communicating, anterior Communicating, ...
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Neovascularization is frequently observed in individuals with age-related macular degeneration. In AMD patients, neovascularization threatens vision and is often treated with drugs to slow or halt new blood vessel growth.
Image courtesy of Sonia Samtani, Juan Amaral, Mercedes Campos, Robert Fariss, Patricia Becerra, National Eye Institute, NIH
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Scrabble value of C3H4O1R1O1I1D2A1L1
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