chorioretinal etymology

English word chorioretinal comes from English retinal, English chorio- (Chorion.)

Detailed word origin of chorioretinal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
retinal English (eng) (biochemistry) One of several yellow or red carotenoid pigments formed from rhodopsin by the action of light; retinene (ophthalmology) Of or pertaining to the retina.
chorio- English (eng) Chorion.
chorioretinal English (eng) (anatomy) Of or pertaining to the choroid and the retina.

Words with the same origin as chorioretinal

Descendants of chorio-
chorioadenoma chorioamnion chorioangioma choriocarcinoma choriogenin choriomeningitis chorioretinitis chorioretinopathy choriovitelline