zonular fibers

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zo·nu·lar fi·bers

delicate fibers that pass from the equator of the lens to the ciliary body, collectively known as the ciliary zonule.
Synonym(s): fibrae zonulares [TA]
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In some cases, the "dry" removal of cortex with a cannula (stripping technique) is the best way to preserve zonular fibers.