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Choroid MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Choroid
Tree Number(s)
A09.371.894.223
Unique ID
D002829
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002829
Annotation
in the eye: do not confuse with CHOROID PLEXUS (in the brain); inflammation = CHOROIDITIS or CHORIORETINITIS; /‌blood supply consider also CILIARY ARTERIES
Scope Note
The thin, highly vascular membrane covering most of the posterior of the eye between the RETINA and SCLERA.
Entry Term(s)
Choriocapillaris
Haller Layer
Haller's Layer
Sattler Layer
Sattler's Layer
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/04/29
Choroid Preferred
Sattler Layer Narrower
Haller's Layer Narrower
Choriocapillaris Narrower
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