Medical Definition of Zona striata

1. The thickened cell membrane of the ovum in forms, such as certain amphibia, in which it appears radially striated under the light microscope; with the electron microscope the striations can be seen to be microvilli. Synonym: membrana striata, striated membrane, zona radiata. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Zona Striata

zona fasciculata
zona glomerulosa
zona haemorrhoidalis
zona ignea
zona incerta
zona medullovasculosa
zona ophthalmica
zona orbicularis
zona pectinata
zona pellucida
zona perforata
zona pupillaris
zona radiata
zona reticularis
zona serpiginosa
zona striata (current term)
zona tecta
zona vasculosa
zonae pellucidae
zonal kinetic energy
zonal necrosis
zonal pelargonium
zonal wind

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