A small transparent canal running through the vitreous body from the optical nerve disc to the lens. It is formed by an invagination of the hyaloid, a membrane which encloses the vitreous body[WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyaloid_canal ]

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Term information

definition
  • A small transparent canal running through the vitreous body from the optical nerve disc to the lens. It is formed by an invagination of the hyaloid, a membrane which encloses the vitreous body[WP].
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/eb/Gray869.png
has exact synonym
  • Cloquet's canal
  • Stilling's canal
  • canalis hyaloideus
  • canal of Cloquet
id
  • UBERON:0006010