epicanthus inversus

ep·i·can·thus in·ver·'sus

a crescentic upward fold of skin from the lower eyelid at the inner canthus; frequent in congenital blepharoptosis.

epicanthus inversus

A condition in which a fold of skin that stretches from the lower eyelid upward and toward the nose partially covers the inner canthus. It is often associated with ptosis.
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Craniofacial abnormalities can manifest with vast variety of anterior segment abnormalities that include eyelid abnormalities such as ptosis and coloboma, ectropion and epicanthus inversus.
Blepharophimosis, Ptosis, Epicanthus Inversus Syndrome (BPES)
The normative values of size and slant of palpebral fissure may be valuable for the clinician in the assessment of ptosis, malar hypoplasia, and epicanthus inversus.
Blepharoptosis, blepharophimosis, epicanthus inversus, and telecanthus a syndrome with no name.
The incidence of strabismus and refractive error in patients with blepharophimosis, ptosis and epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES).
Docs took about a year to diagnose the condition, which is officially called blepharophimosisptosis epicanthus inversus - or BPEI for short.
Three different consecutive manifestations of morphoeic BCC in the same patient: presenting first as ectropion, then entropion, and finally medial canthal dystopia with epicanthus inversus.
com 2,3,4,8,9 BENIGN CONGENITAL HYPOTONIA See: Spinal Muscular Atrophy BERGER DISEASE See: Kidney Disorders BETA THALASSEMIA MAJOR See: Cooley Anemia BEUREN SYNDROME See: Williams Syndrome BIOTINIDASE DEFICIENCY See: Metabolic Disorders BIRTHMARK See: Nevi, Giant Congenital BLEEDING DISORDERS See: Hemophilia BLEPHAROPHIMOSIS, PTOSIS, EPICANTHUS INVERSUS SYNDROME (BPES) See also: Craniofacial Disorders Blepharophimosis, Ptosis, Epicanthus Inversus Family Network c/o Lynne Schauble SE 820 Meadow Vale Dr.
com 2,3,4,6,9 BENIGN CONGENITAL HYPOTONIA See: Spinal Muscular Atrophy BERGER DISEASE See: Kidney Disorders BETA THALASSEMIA MAJOR See: Cooley Anemia BEUREN SYNDROME See: Williams Syndrome BIOTINIDASE DEFICIENCY See: Metabolic Disorders BIRTHMARK See: Nevi, Giant Congenital BLEEDING DISORDERS See: Hemophilia BLEPHAROPHIMOSIS, PTOSIS, EPICANTHUS INVERSUS SYNDROME (BPES) See also: Craniofacial Disorders Blepharophimosis, Ptosis, Epicanthus Inversus Family Network c/o Lynne Schauble SE 820 Meadow Vale Dr.
30 Wayzata, MN 55391 (612) 473-9372 (612) 473-8978 (fax) 1,2,4; Spanish materials BERGER DISEASE See: Kidney Disorders BETA THALASSEMIA MAJOR See: Cooley Anemia BEUREN SYNDROME See: Williams Syndrome BIOTINIDASE DEFICIENCY See: Metabolic Disorders BIRTHMARK See: Nevi, Giant Congenital; Vascular Ma/formations BLEEDING DISORDERS See: Hemophilia BLEPHAROPHIMOSIS, PTOSIS, EPICANTHUS INVERSUS SYNDROME (BPES) See also: Craniofacial Disorders Blepharophimosis, Ptosis, Epicanthus Inversus Support Group c/o Lynne Schauble SE 820 Meadow Vale Dr.
30 Wayzata, MN 55391 (612) 473-9372 (612) 473-8978 (fax) 1,2,4; Spanish materials BETA THALASSEMIA MAJOR See: Cooley Anemia BEUREN SYNDROME See: Williams Syndrome BIOTINIDASE DEFICIENCY See: Metabolic Disorders BIRTHMARK See: Nevi, Giant Congenital; Vascular Malformations BLEEDING DISORDERS See: Hemophilia BLEPHAROPHIMOSIS, PTOSIS, EPICANTHUS INVERSUS SYNDROME (BPES) See also: Craniofacial Disorders Blepharophimosis, Ptosis, Epicanthus Inversus Support Group c/o Lynne Schauble SE 820 Meadow Vale Dr.
She has been diagnosed with two rare disorders: blepharophimosis, ptosis and epicanthus inversus syndrome (abnormal development of the eyelid structures), and type 1 absorptive hypercalciuria (a chemical imbalance which leads to kidney stones).