basal lamina

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basal lamina

[′bā·səl ′lam·ə·nə]
(embryology)
The portion of the gray matter of the embryonic neural tube from which motor nerve roots develop.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In clear cells, Hd maintained their regular connection with the lamina lucida of the basement membrane, thus confirming that the cleavage plane of ethanol-induced corneal epithelial flaps was located between the lamina lucida and the lamina densa of the basement membrane [7].
Direct immunofluorescence testing of lesional or perilesional skin reveals IgG and C3 complement at the lamina lucida.
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