palpebral conjunctiva(redirected from conjunctival layer of eyelids)
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the part of the conjunctiva lining the posterior surface of the eyelids and continuous with the bulbar conjunctiva at the conjunctival fornices.
pertaining to the eyelid.
conjunctiva at the back of the eyelid.
see palpebral fissure.
medial palpebral ligament
the ligament which connects the medial ends of the tarsi to the orbit.
a branch of the auriculopalpebral nerve which serves the muscles of the eyelid (see Table 14).
the eyelids close when the eyelids are touched.