Definition, synonyms and picture of macula lutea

macula lutea

nombre macula lutea

Translation: mácula

Definition of macula lutea in Spanish

Round, yellow-pigmented, central area of the retina, which is comprised of cone cells, whose function is high acuity color vision.

Synonyms of macula lutea in Spanish

macula

Definition of macula lutea in English

Zona amarillenta de la parte posterior de la retina, en la que solo existen conos, cuya función principal es percibir los detalles y los colores con precisión.

Synonyms of macula lutea in English

mácula