choroid

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Synonyms for choroid

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

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In these studies, conflicting results were reported after measurements with sufficient dilatation in healthy individuals, suggesting no change [13, 14] or thinning [15] in choroidea by mydriatics.
In addition, the contraction of nonvascular smooth muscle cells innervated by sympathetic and parasympathetic stimuli in choroidea can lead to fluid efflux from choroidea and choroidal thinning by constriction [18-20].
The cyst was attached to the tela choroidea and adjacent to the thalamostriate vein.
The tela choroidea of the choroid plexus showed fibromyxomatous hyperplasia with accumulation of lipid-laden macrophages.