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Descriptor in English: Pigment Epithelium of Eye
Descriptor in Spanish: Epitelio Pigmentado Ocular
Descriptor in Portuguese: Epitélio Pigmentado Ocular
Descriptor in French: Épithélium pigmentaire de l'oeil
Entry term(s): Eye Pigment Epithelium
Tree number(s): A09.371.670
A10.272.640
Scope note: The layer of pigment-containing epithelial cells in the RETINA; the CILIARY BODY; and the IRIS in the eye.
Annotation: detachment = RETINAL DETACHMENT
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 76
DeCS UI: 11290
Descriptor UI: D010857
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Pigment Epithelium of Eye - Preferred
Concept UI M0016848
Scope note The layer of pigment-containing epithelial cells in the RETINA; the CILIARY BODY; and the IRIS in the eye.
Preferred term Pigment Epithelium of Eye
Entry term(s) Eye Pigment Epithelium



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