ankyloblepharon filiforme adnatum

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an·ky·lo·bleph·a·ron filiforme adnatum

(ang'ki-lō-blef'ă-ron fil'i-fōrm ad-nā'tŭm),
Congenital or acquired adhesion of the upper and lower eyelids by bands of tissue.
Synonym(s): blepharocoloboma
[ankylo- + G. blepharon, eyelid]
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References in periodicals archive ?
Ankyloblepharon filiforme adnatum. Jpn J Ophthalmol 1982; 26: 37.
Ankyloblepharon filiforme adnatum. Br J Ophthalmol 1979; 63: 129-131.