Palpebral slant – eye

Alternative Names

Mongolian slant

Definition of Palpebral slant – eye

The palpebral slant is the direction of the slant of a line drawn from the outer corner of the eye to the inner corner.

Review

Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 5/12/2009

Palpebral slant

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