fovea centralis

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Synonyms for fovea centralis

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


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7) developed a grading system according to the presence or absence of foveal pit and widening of the outer nuclear layer and lengthening of outer segment at the fovea.
A hyperreflective area was observed on the ELM at the foveal pit.
Those included the presence of highly reflective dots in the inner retina corresponding with vessels on FA, presence of hyporeflective intraretinal spaces within and under the retina, blunting of the foveal pit, and presence of an area of outer and inner retina with similar reflectivity.