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Ciliary Body

"Ciliary Body" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A ring of tissue extending from the scleral spur to the ora serrata of the retina. It consists of the uveal portion and the epithelial portion. The ciliary muscle is in the uveal portion and the ciliary processes are in the epithelial portion.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ciliary Body" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Ciliary Body" was a major or minor topic of these publication.