|The lacrimal apparatus. Right side. (Lacrimal sac visible at upper right.)|
|The tarsi and their ligaments. Right eye; front view. (Lacrimal sac visible at middle right.)|
|Gray's||subject #227 1028|
It is oval in form and measures from 12 to 15 mm. in length; its upper end is closed and rounded; its lower is continued into the nasolacrimal duct.
Its superficial surface is covered by a fibrous expansion derived from the medial palpebral ligament, and its deep surface is crossed by the lacrimal part of the Orbicularis oculi , which is attached to the crest on the lacrimal bone.
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