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English translation: chamber angle

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German term or phrase:Kammerwinkel
English translation:chamber angle
Entered by: Dawn Montague
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21:03 Jan 25, 2001
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Medical
German term or phrase: Kammerwinkel
Part of the anatomy of the eye
Dawn Montague
Local time: 22:25
chamber angle
Explanation:
Chamber Angle
Located at the junction of the cornea, iris, and sclera, the anterior chamber angle extends 360 degrees at the perimeter of the iris. Channels here allow aqueous fluid to drain back into the blood circulation from the eye. May be blocked in glaucoma.



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nachamber angle
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
nairidocorneal angle, angle of chamber, iridal angle, angle of iris, filtration angle
Ulrike Lieder


  

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iridocorneal angle, angle of chamber, iridal angle, angle of iris, filtration angle


Explanation:
Your choice: iridocorneal angle, angle of chamber, iridal angle, angle of iris, filtration angle
[Reuter, Med. WB, Pschyrembel]
Latin name: angulus iridocornealis

Kammerwinkel: Augenkammerwinkel; spitzer Winkel, den die Hornhaut am Übergang zur Lederhaut u. die Regenbogenhaut am Übergang zum Ziliarkörper einschließen. Im K. erfolgt der Abfluß des Kammerwassers. Vgl. Glaukom.
[Pschyrembel]


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chamber angle


Explanation:
Chamber Angle
Located at the junction of the cornea, iris, and sclera, the anterior chamber angle extends 360 degrees at the perimeter of the iris. Channels here allow aqueous fluid to drain back into the blood circulation from the eye. May be blocked in glaucoma.






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