fovea

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Synonyms for fovea

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

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New group classifcation of intra-ocular retinoblastoma (6), (7) Group A -- very low risk Eyes with small discrete tumours away from critical structures All tumours are 3 mm or smaller, confned to the retina, and located at least 3 mm from the foveola and 11.
3) The highest densities of MP reside within the cone axons at the foveola, the layer of the fibres of Henle.