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Inner limiting membrane

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Inner limiting membrane

Inner limiting membrane
Section of retina. (Membrana limitans interna labeled at right, at top.)
Plan of retinal neurons. (Membrana limitans interna labeled at left, at top.)
Details
Latin membrana limitans interna
Identifiers
Gray's p.1017
Dorlands
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l_05/12480635
Anatomical terminology

The inner limiting membrane is the boundary between the retina and the vitreous body, formed by astrocytes and the end feet of Müller cells. It is separated from the vitreous humor by a basal lamina.

External links

  • Histology image: 07902loa - Histology Learning System at Boston University


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