sinus venosus sclerae

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Noun1.sinus venosus sclerae - a circular canal in the eye that drains aqueous humor from the anterior chamber of the eye into the anterior ciliary veins
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channel - a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
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During CP, the Schlemm canal is expanded circumferentially injecting a small amount of high-weight molecular viscoelastic agent with iTrack and then a suture loop is placed to apply tension to the trabecular meshwork when iTrack is retracted [5].
The inner diameter of the silicone tube is 125 [micro]m and the outer diameter is 250 [micro]m, making the tube narrow enough to fit the lumen of the Schlemm canal. The implant is sterilized by gamma radiation and is a single-use device that should be stored at a temperature between 15[degrees]C and 30[degrees]C (Fig 6).
Korber, "Circumferential viscodilation and tensioning of Schlemm canal (canaloplasty) with temporal clear corneal phacoemulsification cataract surgery for open-angle glaucoma and visually significant cataract.
just above the trabecular network, the fluid passes through tiny pores into a vessel (the Schlemm canal).