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Introduction: Tear

Description of Tear

Tear: watery, slightly alkaline and saline secretion of the lacrimal glands which serves to moisten the conjunctiva.
Source: CRISP

Tear: The fluid secreted by the lacrimal glands. This fluid moistens the CONJUNCTIVA and CORNEA.
Source: MeSH 2007

Tear: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Tear

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Tear can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Tear

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