palpebral angle

palpebral angle

A nonspecific term of waning use for either:
(1) Outer canthus, lateral angle of eye; angulus oculi lateralis [NA6]; or
(2) Inner canthus, medial angle of eye; angulus oculi medialis [NA6].
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Another pin was put on the lateral palpebral angle (the outer corner of the eye fissure where the eyelids meet) and marked as b
The lateral palpebral line (line V) a vertical line passing through the lateral palpebral angle (the outer corner of the eye fissure where the eyelids meet), parallel to the average sagittal plane of the face was introduced as a reference line for surgical landmark of Facial Nerve ramification.
The reference points were marked by putting the pins into the Lateral palpebral angle (i) and Otobasion superious (OBS) (j) (The highest point of attachment of the external ear to the head).