Term: optic choroid vascular plexus blood vessel endothelial cell
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Name: optic choroid vascular plexus
Synonyms: choroid vasculature, CVP
Definition: Is an ocular vasculature that develops adjacent to the pigment epithelium of the eye. The optic choroid vascular plexus develops from the primitive mesencephalic artery. Initially blood enters from the mesencephalic central artery, and the dorsal ciliary vein. The plexus drains via the ophthalmic vein. The plexus supplies blood to the retina.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005094]
Name: blood vessel endothelial cell
Synonyms: blood vessel endothelial cells
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009036]