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Research & Reviews 42 results
Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology; Lee SSY, Nilagiri VK et. al.
Mar 10th, 2022 - There is a growing body of literature on the effects of sleep disorders, in particular obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), on ocular health, with consistent evidence of an increased risk of floppy eyelid syndrome, non-arteritic anterior ischaemic opti...
Obesity Surgery; Folsom M, Gigantelli J et. al.
Jan 30th, 2022 - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) presents perioperative challenges with increased risk for complications. Floppy eyelid syndrome (FES) is associated with OSA yet has not been addressed perioperatively. The current standard for perioperative OSA scree...
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Kozlova A, DeMaria LN et. al.
Oct 16th, 2021 - A newborn male with cat eye syndrome presented with progressively worsening bilateral upper eyelid imbrication, floppy eyelids, and ptosis. Despite conservative management, he remained unable to open his eyelids. Surgical correction was planned to...
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Mukherjee B, Dhillon HK et. al.
May 9th, 2021 - In congenital eyelid imbrication syndrome, a rare condition, the upper eyelids override the lower lids. It has been described in the literature either as an isolated entity or associated with floppy eyelid syndrome. We report the case of a 2-month...
Current Eye Research; Vieira MJ, Silva MJ et. al.
Nov 26th, 2020 - Comment on the Reply: "Prospective Evaluation of Floppy Eyelid Syndrome at Baseline and after CPAP Therapy".|2020|Vieira MJ,Silva MJ,Lopes N,Moreira C,Carvalheira F,|
News 1 results
Apr 2nd, 2010 - When physicians see a patient with floppy eyelid syndrome, they should also screen for obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome, new research has shown. In a small study, those with the condition -- characterized by rubbery upper eyelids -- had a...