. How macula lutea and corpus luteum are related


a. Contribute in maintain pregnancy

b. Both are a source of hormones

c. Both are characterised by their yellow colour

d. Both are found in human ovaries

Best Answer

Answer ||| (c)

Solution ||| Both cropus luteum and macula lutea are characterised by yellow colour. The cytoplasm of the corpus luteum is rich in yellow pigment called lutein. So it is a yellow body, while macula lutea is yellow spot in human eyes. It occur as a yellow area of retina lying exactly opposite the centre of cornea. Image is formed at yellow spot.

 

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