superior conjunctival fornix

superior conjunctival fornix

the space in the fold of the conjunctiva created by the reflection of the conjunctiva covering the eyeball and the lining of the upper lid. Compare inferior conjunctival fornix.
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Holt et al (4) measured the PRTT values of different species of psittaciform birds by placement of the thread in the superior conjunctival fornix (OS = 20.

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