A thin transparent mucous membrane that covers the posterior surface of the eyelids and is continuous with the bulbar conjunctiva at the conjunctival fornicies. [ MP:0013394 ]

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Term information

database cross reference
  • SCTID:280666005
  • UMLS:C0229274 (ncithesaurus:Palpebral_Conjunctiva)
  • FMA:59025
  • MA:0001265
  • NCIT:C12901
Subsets

pheno_slim

comment

lines the eyeballs

definition

A thin transparent mucous membrane that covers the posterior surface of the eyelids and is continuous with the bulbar conjunctiva at the conjunctival fornicies.

has exact synonym

tunica conjunctiva palpebrum

conjunctival layer of eyelids

tarsal conjunctiva

has related synonym

eyelid conjunctiva

id

UBERON:0001812