an older term, formerly used to designate the retina exclusive of the layer of rods and cones.
Synonym(s): Brücke tunic
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tunica nerveaAn obsolete term that formerly dignified the layers of the retina located deep to the rods and cones.
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Brücke,Ernst W. von, Austrian physiologist, 1819-1892.
Brücke tunic - a term formerly used to designate the retina exclusive of the layer of rods and cones. Synonym(s): tunica nervea
Brücke muscle - the part of the ciliary muscle formed by the meridional fibers. Synonym(s): Crampton muscle
Brücke-Bartley phenomenon - the sensation of glare in response to successive stimuli at frequencies just below the fusion point.
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