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fun·dus

 (fŭn′dəs)
n. pl. fun·di (-dī′) Anatomy
The portion of a hollow organ opposite or farthest from its opening.

[Latin, bottom.]

fun′dic adj.

fundus

(ˈfʌndəs)
n, pl -di (-daɪ)
(Anatomy) anatomy the base of an organ or the part farthest away from its opening
[C18: from Latin, literally: the bottom, a farm, estate]
ˈfundic adj

fun•dus

(ˈfʌn dəs)

n., pl. -di (-dī). Anat.
the base of a hollow organ, or the part furthest from the aperture.
[< Latin]
fun′dic, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fundus - (anatomy) the base of a hollow organ or that part of the organ farthest from its openingfundus - (anatomy) the base of a hollow organ or that part of the organ farthest from its opening; "the uterine fundus"; "the fundus of the stomach"
anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure - a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing; "he has good bone structure"
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
Translations

fun·dus

n. fondo, la parte más distante al orificio de entrada de un órgano;
___ of stomach___ del estómago;
___ uteri___ del útero.

fundus

n (gyn, ophth, etc.) fondo
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Zeiss is unveiling its Clarus 500 ultra-widefield fundus imaging technology at 100% Optical (27-29 January).
This camera which has been installed at LRBT Free Eye Care Hospital, Korangi is the latest version of Fundus Camera and the very first unit installed in Pakistan.
30 % of diabetics develop diabetic retinopathy, therefore, regular fundus screening examinations of diabetics is imperative so that treatment with anti VEGF injections and/orretinal laser procedures can be started as soon as needed which will arrest the progression of the disease.
25 in the left eye; intraocular pressure was 16 mmHg in the right eye and 21 mmHg in the left eye; the right eye had mild anterior chamber inflammation with small mutton-fat keratic precipitates, 2+ flare, and 3+ cells, respectively [Figure 1]a; dilated examination revealed vitreous hemorrhage with invisible fundus [Figure 1]b; and no significant finding was noted in the left eye.
Objective: To investigate the manifestation characteristics of fundus fluorescence angiography (FFA) and its values in diagnosing diabetic retinopathy through comparing direct ophthalmoscopy.
They also report that OCT is more sensitive than fundus examination in the detection of VMI pathologies in uveitis patients (see pages 261-266).
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Non-mydriatic ocular fundus photography seems to be a hopeful solution, especially for retinal disease, when combined with telemedicine because it does not require pupil dilation and it can be done with a portable fundus camera.
After this, researchers manipulated the WNT/[beta]-catenin in a Petri dish to trigger the formation of human fundus organoids from pluripotent stem cells.
It is characterized by typical clinical features in which there is golden yellow tapetal reflex over the fundus which disappears after prolonged dark adaptation.