canthus

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canthus

[′kan·thəs]
(anatomy)
Either of the two angles formed by the junction of the eyelids, designated outer or lateral, and inner or medial.
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The risk of TMD in patients with asymmetries of the lateral canthi, mandible openings, and shoulder heights ranged from 1.
They can be seen externally as small orifices or pits characteristically located inferior and/or medial to the medial canthi.
One can attempt to do this along the length of the eyelid margin, noting that it is often rather more difficult to carry out towards the canthi and along the upper eyelid margin.