albuginea

albuginea (al-byu-jin´e-a)

A white fibrous tissue layer, such as the tunica albuginea. See tunica albuginea, tunica albuginea of corpus spongiosum, tunica albuginea of corpora cavernosi, tunica albuginea oculi, tunica albuginea of testis. [L. albugineus, fr. albugo, white spot]

 

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