interpalpebral zone

in·ter·pal·pe·bral zone

the exposed area of the cornea and sclera between the lids of the open eye.
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Characteristic clinical findings are conjunctival injection and areas of punctate erosion in the corneal epithelium, especially in the interpalpebral zone. The condition resolves within 24 to 48 hours with symptomatic treatment.
Corneal epithelial erosion, especially in the interpalpebral zone, was better visualized with cobaltblue light after staining with fluorescein (Figure 2).