Skip to Content
Medical Term:

pigmented layer of retina

 

Definition: the outer layer of the retina, consisting of pigmented epithelium.

Synonym(s): ectoretina, stratum pigmenti bulbi, stratum pigmenti retinae, tapetum nigrum, tapetum oculi

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide