scleral

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scle·ral

(sklē'răl),
Relating to the sclera.
Synonym(s): sclerotic (2)

scle·ral

(skler'ăl, sklēr'ăl)
Relating to the sclera.
Synonym(s): sclerotic (2) .

sclera

(sklĕr′ă) plural.sclerae [Gr. skleros, hard]
The outer layer of the eyeball made of fibrous connective tissue. At the front of the eye, it is visible as the white of the eye and ends at the cornea, which is transparent. scleral, adjective

blue sclera

An abnormal thinning of the sclera through which a blue uveal pigment is seen. This may be found in people with disorders of collagen formation such as osteogenesis imperfecta.