inferior eyelid

inferior eyelid

[TA]
the inferior, smaller and less mobile of the two eyelids; a check ligament from the inferior rectus muscle extends into it, pulling the lid inferiorly when the gaze is directed downward.
Synonym(s): palpebra inferior [TA], lower eyelid ☆ , lower lid
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CCh was diagnosed biomicroscopically as redundant, loose conjunctival tissue between the inferior eyelid margin and globe.
Scuderi, "Suspected spinocellular carcinoma of the inferior eyelid resultedmultiple chalazion," Annali Italiani Di Chirurgia, vol.
(6) In European kestrels (Falco tinnunculus), mydriasis was inconsistent with topical pancuronium bromide, and although effectively achieved with topical alcuronium chloride, birds developed temporary inferior eyelid paralysis (5/8 birds) and neck and limb paralysis (1/8 birds) with topical alcuronium chloride.
Supraestructure maxillectomy and orbital exenteration for treatment of basal cell carcinoma of inferior eyelid: case report and review.
Malign tumours of periocular area are localized in the inferior eyelid, medial cantus and superior eyelid, respectively [4].
The Cutler-Beard flap was prepared from the inferior eyelid below tars in order to be compatible with superior eyelid defect by doing a horizontal incision.
Complications of this flap include superior eyelid entropium, lid margin irregularity, eyelash loss, retraction because inferior eyelid cicatrization and bridge-flap necrosis [14,15].
Lid switch and lid bridge flaps prepared from the inferior eyelid are also alternatives to the Cutler-Beard flap [10, 11].
Doctors operated on the right superior and inferior eyelids of four patients.
Her right eye had significant edema and could not be examined; however, the hook appeared to enter the orbit beneath the inferior eyelid, below the globe and through the roof of the orbital fossa (Figure 1).
Three birds had transient inferior eyelid paresis noted in both eyes after receiving rocuronium; 24 hours after the treatment, no differences in ocular measurements existed between the active and control treatments.
Pancuronium did not induce a sufficient mydriasis, whereas use of alcuronium achieved complete mydriasis, but most of the birds examined developed adverse effects, such as inferior eyelid paralysis in 5 birds and full neck and hindlimb muscle paralysis in 1 bird.

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