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Vision, Ocular MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Vision, Ocular
Tree Number(s)
F02.830.816.964
G02.111.820.480.900
G04.835.480.900
G11.561.790.964
G14.935
Unique ID
D014785
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014785
Annotation
differentiate from VISUAL PERCEPTION which takes place in the brain, vision takes place in the eye; visual stimulation: probably PHOTIC STIMULATION but check text for possible non-light (non-photic) stimulation
Scope Note
The process in which light signals are transformed by the PHOTORECEPTOR CELLS into electrical signals which can then be transmitted to the brain.
Entry Term(s)
Light Signal Transduction, Visual
Ocular Vision
Vision
Visual Light Signal Transduction
Visual Phototransduction
Visual Transduction
See Also
Photoreceptor Cells
Photoreceptor Cells, Vertebrate
Visual Perception
Public MeSH Note
2009; see VISION 1963-2008
History Note
2009 (1963)
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/06/23
Vision, Ocular Preferred
Light Signal Transduction, Visual Narrower
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