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Mesh term Blood-Aqueous Barrier

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Cardiovascular System
Uvea

Description

The selectively permeable barrier, in the EYE, formed by the nonpigmented layer of the EPITHELIUM of the CILIARY BODY, and the ENDOTHELIUM of the BLOOD VESSELS of the IRIS. TIGHT JUNCTIONS joining adjacent cells keep the barrier between cells continuous.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-256 97250b83e4554f37bec91ca291f44ff4aedcc508