Retinal Photoreceptor Cell Outer Segment


Outer Segment, Retinal

Outer Segments, Retinal

Retinal Outer Segment

Retinal Outer Segments

Retinal Photoreceptor Outer Segment

The light sensitive outer portion of a retinal rod or a cone photoreceptor cell. The outer segment contains a stack of disk membranes laden with photoreceptive pigments (RETINAL PIGMENTS). The outer segment is connected to the inner segment by a PHOTORECEPTOR CONNECTING CILIUM.