Journal of Ophthalmology / 2016 / Article / Fig 2

Review Article

Review: The Lacrimal Gland and Its Role in Dry Eye

Figure 2

Oblique view of the right orbit. Oblique view of the right orbit showing the main lacrimal gland divided into the orbital lobe (OL) and palpebral lobe by the lateral horn of the levator aponeurosis (LA). Note the excretory ducts coursing through the palpebral lobe and draining into the superior conjunctival fornix (arrow).