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fuscin

 [fus´in]
a brown pigment of the retinal epithelium.
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fuscin

(fŭs′ĭn) [L. fuscus, dark brown]
A brown pigment, a melanin, present in the outermost layer (pigmented epithelium) of the retina.
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