uvea definition

  • noun:
    • The vascular center level associated with eye constituting the iris, ciliary human anatomy, and choroid.
    • the center of the 3 concentric layers that make up a person's eye; its pigmented and vascular, and comprises of the choroid, the ciliary human body, therefore the iris.
    • The posterior pigmented layer of the iris; -- often applied to your whole iris with the choroid coat.
    • The vascular tunic of this attention; the iris, ciliary human anatomy, and choroid taken collectively. Also referred to as tunica uvea and uveal tract.
    • The dark choroid coating associated with the eye. See cut under eye.
    • the part of the attention which contains the iris and ciliary human body and choroid

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