Chapter 23: The Eye & Ear: Special Sense Organs
Which of the following is the thickest component of the cornea?
Which description is accurate for lens fibers?
a. Are terminally differentiated fibroblasts
b. Consist of specialized type I collagen
c. Derived from epithelial cells that produce proteins called crystallins
d. Consist of type III collagen
e. Have the same embryonic origin as the neural retina
Which structure is the most anterior extension of the eye’s vascular layer?
Which cells transmit visual signals from the retina to the brain?
The epithelial cells within the organ of Corti are supported by which of the following structures?
The middle ear contains which of the following structures?
d. The vestibular apparatus
Which structure in the cochlea is analogous in composition and function to the cupola of each semicircular canal?