The Lid Wiper- a specialized structure at the inner eyelid margin for distribution of the tear film
Acta Ophthalmologica, 08/10/2012
Knop E et al. – The lid wiper is of underestimated importance for tear film distribution and ocular surface integrity as well as a sensitive early indicator of dry eye disease. Integration and scoring of lid wiper epitheliopathy in dry eye diagnosis and therapy schemes could be a valuable addition to clinical practice.