ptosis

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Related to blepharoptosis: blepharospasm, blepharophimosis
  • noun

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drooping of the upper eyelid caused by muscle paralysis and weakness

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Side effects of treatment in adults include muscular weakness, neck pain, blepharoptosis, and skin tightness (Dodick et al.
They described two sisters with "mental retardation, congenital heart disease, blepharophimosis (small eye openings), blepharoptosis (drooping eye lids), and hypoplastic teeth.
He diagnosed two sisters and a cousin with learning disabilities associated with congenital heart disease, blepharophimosis (small eye openings), blepharoptosis (drooping eyelids) and small teeth.
Bethan was born with a syndrome called Blepharoptosis Epicanthus, in other words she has droopy eyelids.
Other associated features may include pupillary abnormalities and blepharoptosis.