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Palpebronasal fold

Synonym(s)

  • epicanthal fold
  • epicanthic fold
  • epicanthine fold

Definition(s)

A prolongation of a fold of the skin of the upper eyelid over the inner angle or both angles of the eye.

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: March 23, 2015