Müller cell

noun
Mül·​ler cell
variants: or Muller cell \ ˈmyül-​ər-​, ˈmil-​, ˈməl-​ How to pronounce Muller cell (audio) \

Medical Definition of Müller cell

: any of the glial fibers that extend through the entire thickness of the retina and act as a support for the other structures

called also fiber of Müller, sustentacular fiber of Müller

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“Müller cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/M%C3%BCller%20cell. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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