(shlemz): Circular channel deep in corneoscleral junction (limbus) that carries aqueous fluid from the anterior chamber of the eye to the bloodstream. Important for glaucoma.
a circular canal in the eye that drains aqueous humor from the anterior chamber of the eye into the anterior ciliary veins
The passageway for the aqueous fluid to leave the eye.
Circular canal near the junction of the cornea and sclera which allows the aqueous humor to drain from the anterior chamber
Schlemm's canal, also known as canal of Schlemm or the scleral venous sinus, is a circular channel in the eye that collects aqueous humor from the anterior chamber and delivers it into the bloodstream.Cassin, B. and Solomon, S. Dictionary of Eye Terminology. Gainsville, Florida: Triad Publishing Company, 1990.