Lids, lacrimals, and lashes

Journal Article (Review;Journal)

The eyelids and lashes serve to protect the globe from foreign bodies and injuries, and the lacrimal system protects the eyes through lubrication of the corneal and conjunctival surfaces. This article discusses trauma, infection, inflammation, anatomic abnormalities, and tumors that may result in serious complications interfering with normal eye function.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rubin, S; Hallagan, L

Published Date

  • January 1, 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 631 - 648

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 0733-8627

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0733-8627

Citation Source

  • Scopus