The space formed by the junction of the bulbar and palpebral portions of the conjunctiva, that of the upper lid being the superior conjunctival fornix (fornix conjunctivae superior) and that of the lower lid, the inferior conjunctival fornix (fornix conjunctivae inferior); the fornix is loose and flexible, allowing the free movement of the lids and eyeball. [ http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/anna ]

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definition

The space formed by the junction of the bulbar and palpebral portions of the conjunctiva, that of the upper lid being the superior conjunctival fornix (fornix conjunctivae superior) and that of the lower lid, the inferior conjunctival fornix (fornix conjunctivae inferior); the fornix is loose and flexible, allowing the free movement of the lids and eyeball.

function notes

It is loose and flexible, allowing the free movement of the lids and eyeball

has exact synonym

fornix conjunctiva

conjunctiva fornix

forniceal conjunctiva

id

UBERON:0010307

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