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Descriptor in English: Posterior Eye Segment
Descriptor in Spanish: Segmento Posterior del Ojo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Segmento Posterior do Olho
Descriptor in French: Segment postérieur de l'oeil
Entry term(s): Eye Segment, Posterior
Eye Segments, Posterior
Posterior Eye Segments
Segment, Posterior Eye
Segments, Posterior Eye
Tree number(s): A09.371.714
Scope note: The back two-thirds of the eye that includes the anterior hyaloid membrane and all of the optical structures behind it: the VITREOUS HUMOR; RETINA; CHOROID; and OPTIC NERVE.
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: 2011
DeCS UI: 53845
Descriptor UI: D057972
Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Posterior Eye Segment - Preferred
Concept UI M0540316
Scope note The back two-thirds of the eye that includes the anterior hyaloid membrane and all of the optical structures behind it: the VITREOUS HUMOR; RETINA; CHOROID; and OPTIC NERVE.
Preferred term Posterior Eye Segment
Entry term(s) Eye Segment, Posterior
Eye Segments, Posterior
Posterior Eye Segments
Segment, Posterior Eye
Segments, Posterior Eye



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