palpebral fissure


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palpebral fissure

[′pal·pə·brəl ′fish·ər]
(anatomy)
The opening between the eyelids.
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closed palpebral fissure of both eyes) as indicated in table-1.
A six year old khillar bullock was referred with history of pink colored cauliflower like growth on right eye which was completely filling the palpebral fissure of eye (Fig.
Patients with corneal opacities or poorly dilating pupils (<5 mm) limiting visualization of the anterior segment and anterior capsule, advanced glaucoma, and narrow palpebral fissures were excluded from the study.
The mean values and standard deviation of palpebral fissure shape and interorbital distance measurements are shown in Table 1.
Typically for FAS, linear facial distances such as the palpebral fissure length are measured for comparison to reference values.
Palpebral fissure length (PFL) can be measured with a clear plastic ruler pressed onto the child's cheek to determine the distance from the endocanthion to the exocanthion while the child is gazing upward.
The clinical presentation of reported cases of retrobulbar neoplasia includes exophthalmia, dislocation of the palpebral fissure, and epiphora, with affected eyes described as visual and intact.
In addition, his inner canthal distance was 2.7 cm (25th percentile), and his palpebral fissure was 2.3 cm (below the 2nd percentile).
The right palpebral fissure and external nare were longer than the left.
'Note the oblique palpebral fissure and micrognathia,' one called out.
The vertical palpebral fissure for adult men is between 7-10mm, and for women it is 8-12mm.