The Meibomian Glands: an Investigation into the Secretion and Some Aspects of the Physiology.

@article{Linton1961TheMG,
  title={The Meibomian Glands: an Investigation into the Secretion and Some Aspects of the Physiology.},
  author={R G Linton and D H Curnow and William Riley},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1961},
  volume={45 11},
  pages={718-23}
}
VERY little information appears in the literature on the composition of the Meibomian gland secretion or the mechanism whereby it is distributed to the lid margin. The most recent work on ocular biochemistry (Pirie and van Heyningen, 1956) makes no mention of the subject, and the majority of text-books dismiss it with the statement that the secretion is of… CONTINUE READING