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Synonyms for placoid

as the hard flattened scales of e


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Key words: Acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy; Serpiginoid choroiditis; Serpiginous choroiditis; Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Functional aspects of placoid scales: a review and update.
Efficacy of cyclosporine A in the treatment of acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy.
Distal inner labral sensilla: one central placoid, flanked at a distance by a pair trichoid-placoid.
Five distal inner labral sensilla, a central placoid, flanked at a distance by a pair trichoid-placoid.
Inflammatory etiologies include uveitis-glaucoma-hyphema syndrome, sympathetic ophthalmia, sarcoidosis, pars planitis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, birdshot chorioretinopathy, Behcet disease, Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease, sterile endophthalmitis, multifocal choroiditis, and acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy.
Even though many sharks have an ancient ancestry, most modern sharks have very small scales, called dermal denticles or placoid scales.
The teeth of sharks are merely modified and enlarged dermal denticles, so it is not surprising that the teeth are almost identical in their structure with the placoid scales.
15 In marine life, the terms cycloid and placoid refer to which part of a fish?
Sharks have placoid scales, consisting of a rectangular base embedded in the skin with tiny spines that poke upwards from the surface, making them feel rough.
The use of Floy anchor tags was inappropriate because dogfish placoid scales wore through the plastic.
The shark has skin made of teeth-sharp scales called placoid scales.
69 times as long as mid-lobe of mesoscutum, with oblique or longitudinal reticulations medially and oblique stripes laterally, bearing 2 pairs of setae, placoid sensilla distantly placed, slightly closer to hind pair than to fore pair of setae; metanotum narrow, with sculptures; propodeum long, 0.