Ptosis

Your eyelids help protect your eyes. When you blink, your eyelids spread moisture over your eyes. Blinking also helps move dirt or other particles off the surface of the eye. You close your eyelids when you see something coming toward your eyes. This can help protect against injuries.Like most other parts of your body, your eyelids can get infected, inflamed, or even develop cancer. There are also specific eyelid problems, includingEyelids that turn in or outEyelids that droopAbnormal blinking or twitchingTreatment of eyelid problems depends on the cause.

Disease Alternative Name

eyelid disorders
blepharospasm
chalazion
stye
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Ocular Myasthenia with Thymoma

Titles A case of unilateral ptosis Chief complaints 52 yr,Maldivian ,Presented with rt sided ptosis of 2 months durati...See More

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Thanks MrJagruti Muda for the appropriate answer at your level. Blood investigation showed raised Acetylcholine receptor antibody the value was 0.18nmol/ L,( normal less than 0.05 nmol/ L). X- ray chest- Medistinal widening. CT chest A we...


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Florence Hospital

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Amritsar Eye Hospital

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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GMC Patiala

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