Ophthalmology Book


Lacrimal Anatomy

Aka: Lacrimal Anatomy, Lacrimal System
  1. See Also
    1. Eye Anatomy
    2. Lacrimation
  2. Anatomy: Images
    1. eyeLacrimalGrayBB892.gifLewis (1918) Gray's Anatomy 20th ed (in public domain at Yahoo or BartleBy)
    2. eyeLacrimalGrayBB895.gifLewis (1918) Gray's Anatomy 20th ed (in public domain at Yahoo or BartleBy)
    3. eyeLacrimalGrayBB896.gifLewis (1918) Gray's Anatomy 20th ed (in public domain at Yahoo or BartleBy)

Lacrimal Apparatus (C0022903)

Definition (NCI) The organs associated with the production and removal of tears including the secretory glands, drainage system, and nerves.
Definition (MSH) The tear-forming and tear-conducting system which includes the lacrimal glands, eyelid margins, conjunctival sac, and the tear drainage system.
Definition (CSP) almond-shaped structure that produces tears; located at the upper outer region of the orbit, above the eyeball.
Concepts Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component (T023)
MSH D007765
SnomedCT 27760002
LNC LP30525-7, MTHU015047
English Apparatus, Lacrimal, Lacrimal apparatus, Apparatus lacrimalis, lacrimal apparatus, lacrimal system, Lacrimal apparatus structure, Lacrimal apparatus structure (body structure), Lacrimal system, Lacrimal Apparatus
Swedish Tårapparat
Czech slzné ústrojí, slzný aparát
Spanish Aparato Lagrimal, aparato lagrimal, estructura del aparato lagrimal, estructura del aparato lagrimal (estructura corporal), sistema lagrimal, Glándula Lacrimal, Aparato Lacrimal
Finnish Kyyneljärjestelmä
Latvian Asaru aparāts
Polish Narząd łzowy
Norwegian Tåreveier, Tåreapparat
French Appareil lacrymal
German Tränenapparat
Italian Apparato lacrimale
Dutch Glandulae lacrimales, Traanklier
Portuguese Aparelho Lacrimal
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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