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Medical Term:

Müller fibers

Pronunciation: mul'er

Definition: sustentacular neuroglial cells of the retina, running through the thickness of the retina from the internal limiting membrane to the bases of the rods and cones where they form a row of junctional complexes.

Synonym(s): circular fibers

Synonym(s): Müller radial cells, sustentacular fibers of retina

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