episcleral veins


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ep·i·scle·ral veins

[TA]
a series of small venules in the sclera close to the corneal margin that empty into the anterior ciliary veins.
Synonym(s): venae episclerales [TA]

ep·i·scle·ral veins

(epi-sklerăl vānz) [TA]
A series of small venules in the sclera close to the corneal margin that empty into the anterior ciliary veins.
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The canal communicates directly with the episcleral vein. Around 20% of the outflow occurs through the uveoscleral route.