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LENS SUTURES

9 to 12 faint lines on the anterior and posterior surfaces of the lens that radiate from the poles toward the equator; they mark the lines along which the ends of lens fibres abut. Synonym: lens stars, lens sutures.
scleromere   sclerometer   scleromorph   scleromyxoedema   scleronychia   sclero-oophoritis   sclerophthalmia   sclerophyllous   (0)
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