Accession Number:

AD0636725

Title:

TECHNIC FOR REMOVAL OF WHOLE RETINAS.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 1962-1966.

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

A method of dissection that provides undamaged, intact retinas is described. Whole eyes are soaked successively in 10 buffered formaldehyde, distilled water, 60 alcohol, and distilled water. The eye globe is divided into two sections and the whole retina is removed by a gravity flow technic. The retina is then clover-leafed, stained, and mounted on a glass slide. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE