lamina fusca of sclera
suprachoroid lamina of sclera[TA]
an exceedingly delicate layer of loose, pigmented connective tissue on the inner surface of the sclera ; recently, the suprachoroid lamina of sclera and the suprachoroid lamina of choroid have been considered as a single suprachoroid layer.
Synonym(s): lamina fusca sclerae [TA], brown layer, ectochoroidea, lamina fusca of sclera, membrana fusca, suprachoroid layer of sclera, suprachoroidea
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lam·i·na fus·ca of scle·ra(lam'i-nă fŭs'kă skler'ă)
An exceedingly delicate layer of loose, pigmented connective tissue on the inner surface of the sclera, connecting it with the choroid.
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