central vein of retina
The vein formed by union of the retinal veins and accompanying the central artery of the retina in the optic nerve.
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- central sulcus,
- central tendency,
- central time,
- central treaty organization,
- central valley,
- central vein of suprarenal gland,
- central veins of liver,
- central venous catheter,
- central venous pressure,
- central vision
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