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Myotomy In Situ for Essential Blepharospasm Refractory to Botulinum Toxin.
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Lai HT, Chen AD et. al.

Dec 14th, 2019 - Full myectomy is recommended for benign essential blepharospasm (BEB) refractory to botulinum toxin (BT) treatment, but long-term swelling, scar contracture, hollow appearance, and unnatural contour of the eyelids are common postoperative complica...

Bilateral ptosis: Lesion in the oculomotor nuclei or supranuclear lesion?
NeuroRehabilitation Dimitriou J, Montoute T et. al.

Sep 28th, 2015 - Bilateral ptosis is a very interesting clinical challenge for doctors because of the multiple possible localizations of a lesion which can lead to this neurological sign. Through this case report, we aim to determine the difference between an apra...

Normal and abnormal lid function.
Handbook of Clinical Neurology; Rucker JC

May 24th, 2011 - This chapter on lid function is comprised of two primary sections, the first on normal eyelid anatomy, neurological innervation, and physiology, and the second on abnormal eyelid function in disease states. The eyelids serve several important ocul...

Involuntary eyelid closure after STN-DBS: evidence for different pathophysiological ent...
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry; Weiss D, Wächter T et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2010 - Involuntary eyelid closure (IEC) may occur after deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus (STN-DBS) in Parkinson's disease (PD) and is often categorised as apraxia of lid opening (ALO), albeit the appropriateness of this term is under deb...

Upper eyelid myectomy in blepharospasm with associated apraxia of lid opening.
American Journal of Ophthalmology; Georgescu D, Vagefi MR et. al.

Jan 15th, 2008 - To assess the impact of upper eyelid myectomy surgery on blepharospasm with associated apraxia of lid opening (ALO), dry eye, photophobia, and daily functioning in patients who are refractory to botulinum toxin treatment. Noncomparative, consecuti...

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