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Synonyms for choroid

a highly vascular membrane in the eye between the retina and the sclera

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We classified the present case as congenital hydrocephalus based on the bird's age, history, the course of the clinical signs, and histopathologic observations, even though no obstructions or choroid plexus alterations were detected.
The influence of ageing in the cerebrospinal fluid concentrations of proteins that are derived from the choroid plexus, brain, and plasma.
Primary Ewing sarcoma of the orbit (3) and metastatic Ewing sarcoma to the choroid of the eye (16) have been previously reported.
The choroid and retina are the most common sites of leukemic involvement (3), and leukemic involvement in the iris, ciliary body, optic nerve, and conjunctiva, as well as leukemic hypopyon have also been reported (4), (5).
The tumour involved the anterior chamber, ciliary body, choroid and sclera, with extension into the episcleral and orbital soft tissues.
Using breakthrough proprietary microencapsulation technology, IMMUPEL(TM), which enables implantation of cell-based therapeutics without immunosuppression, LCT is developing NTCELL, a choroid plexus cell product which is currently in preclinical development to treat neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, stroke, and hearing loss.
It often remains attached to the choroid plexus and can vary in size from 0.
In observations of the fourth ventricle structure surrounding the cerebellum in control group, choroid plexus was fully developed and choroid plexus epithelial cells was normal status.
Trapezoid muscle, muscles of the extremities, choroid of the eye, adrenal glands, kidneys and pelvic region are the rare metastatic sites reported in the literature (3-8).
Transthalamic: thalami, third ventricle, atrium lateral ventricle with choroid plexus
They are associated with aging and can be seen in the basal ganglia, pineal gland, falx, tentorium, arachnoid granulations, choroid plexus and the cerebellum.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Putting reassuring wording in a pregnant patient's chart may alleviate worry for the mother after a fetal ultrasound shows an isolated choroid plexus cyst or isolated echogenic intracardiac focus, Dr.
Along with a review of preventative measures, contributors explain age-related changes and diseases of the eyelid, optics, cornea, lens, extracellular matrix of the trabecular meshwork, glial and mobile cells in the Iris, vitreous, retina, retinal pigmented epithelium, choroid, lachrymal gland, and oculomotor system.
An indocyanine green angiograph showed diffuse hyperfluorescence of the choroid.