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Medical Term:

ganglionic layer


the layer of the retina containing primarily the cell bodies of ganglion cells, although some amacrine cell bodies are also found.

Synonym(s): stratum ganglionicumTA, ganglionic cell layer of retina

See Also: ganglion cells of retina, under cell

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