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Definition of Uvea

Uvea
Uvea U"ve*a, n. [NL., fr. L. uva grape.] (Anat.) The posterior pigmented layer of the iris; -- sometimes applied to the whole iris together with the choroid coat.

Meaning of Uvea from wikipedia

- The uvea (/ˈjuːviə/; Lat. uva, "grape"), also called the uveal layer, uveal coat, uveal tract, vascular tunic or vascular layer is the pigmented middle...
- ****una] or Territoire des îles Wallis-et-****una, Fakauvea and Faka****una: 'Uvea mo ****una), is a French island collectivity in the South Pacific between...
- ʻUvea (Wallisian: ʻUvea, French: Royaume coutumier de Uvea) is one of the three official chiefdoms (Royaume coutumier, "customary kingdom") of the French...
- inflammation of the uvea, the pigmented layer that lies between the inner retina and the outer fibrous layer composed of the sclera and cornea. The uvea consists...
- Wallis (Wallisian: ʻUvea) is a Polynesian island in the Pacific Ocean belonging to the French overseas collectivity (collectivité d'outre-mer, or COM)...
- Hau of 'Uvea 1400-1426 Ga'asialili, 2nd Hau of 'Uvea ca1426/ca1456 Havea Fakahau, 3rd Hau of 'Uvea ca1456/ca1516 Talapili, joint 4th Hau of 'Uvea ca1516/-...
- Fakaʻuvea), is the Polynesian language spoken on Wallis Island (also known as ʻUvea). The language is also known as East Uvean to distinguish it from the related...
- and the underlying episclera. It is a sign of inflammation of the anterior uvea and iris, i.e. iritis, which is a form of anterior uveitis. The exudate settles...
- (collectively referred to as the uvea). Tumors arise from the pigment cells (melanocytes) that reside within the uvea and give color to the eye. These...
- an overseas collectivity of France. It is located on the island of Uvéa (ʻUvea), in the district of Hahake, of which it is also the capital. Its po****tion...
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