epicanthic fold


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epicanthic fold

(ĕp′ĭ-kăn′thĭk) or

epicanthal fold

(-thəl)
n.
A fold of skin of the upper eyelid that partially covers the inner corner of the eye. Also called epicanthus.

epicanthic fold (ep´ikan´thik),

n a characteristic crease in the eyelid; seen in persons with Down syndrome.