fovea centralis


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area consisting of a small depression in the retina containing cones and where vision is most acute

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5) In our study, despite being with lower coefficiency values, we found negative and significant correlations between the thicknesses of retinal layer measured at 1 mm distant to fovea centralis and drug consumption duration, cumulative dose of drug, dose of drug per kilogram of actual and lean body masses.
Finally, drawing an analogy between the sealed yellow room of Leroux's work and the "yellow spot" ox fovea centralis of the eye, Goulet traces the ways in which empirical methods are degraded and repressed in Le Mystere de la chambre jaune only to return and violate the sanctity of pure reason.