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Descriptor English: Retinal Vein
Descriptor Spanish: Vena Retiniana
Descriptor vena retiniana
Entry term(s) vena central de la retina
Scope note: Vena central de la retina y sus tributarias. Discurre durante un corto trayecto en el interior del nervio óptico para, a continuación, abandonarlo y drenar en la vena oftálmica superior o en el seno cavernoso.
Descriptor Portuguese: Veia Retiniana
Descriptor French: Veine centrale de la rétine
Entry term(s): Central Retinal Vein
Central Retinal Veins
Retinal Vein, Central
Retinal Veins
Retinal Veins, Central
Vein, Central Retinal
Vein, Retinal
Veins, Central Retinal
Veins, Retinal
Tree number(s): A07.015.611.773
A07.015.908.783
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012169
Scope note: Central retinal vein and its tributaries. It runs a short course within the optic nerve and then leaves and empties into the superior ophthalmic vein or cavernous sinus.
Annotation: retinal vein dis: coord IM with RETINAL DISEASES (IM), not VASCULAR DISEASES
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
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
Previous Indexing: Retinal Vessels (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 73
History Note: 73
DeCS ID: 12586
Unique ID: D012169
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Retinal Vein - Preferred
Concept UI M0018951
Scope note Central retinal vein and its tributaries. It runs a short course within the optic nerve and then leaves and empties into the superior ophthalmic vein or cavernous sinus.
Preferred term Retinal Vein
Entry term(s) Central Retinal Vein
Central Retinal Veins
Retinal Vein, Central
Retinal Veins
Retinal Veins, Central
Vein, Central Retinal
Vein, Retinal
Veins, Central Retinal
Veins, Retinal



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