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Medical Term:

substantia propria of sclera


Definition: proper substance of the sclera, the dense white fibrous tissue arranged in interlacing bundles that forms the main mass of the sclera, continuous anteriorly with the substantia propria of the cornea.

Synonym(s): substantia propria scleraeTA

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