The middle layer of an artery or vein. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tunica_media ]

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comment
  • May be composed of smooth muscle and elastic tissue
definition
  • The middle layer of an artery or vein. [WP,unvetted].
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/32/Illu_artery.jpg
has related synonym
  • tunica media vasorum
id
  • UBERON:0002522