pars plana


pars pla·​na
ˈpärs-ˈplā-nə, ˈpärz-
: the posterior part of the ciliary body extending from the pars plicata to the ora serrata

called also ciliary ring, orbiculus ciliaris

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“Pars plana.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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