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pal·pe·bral

(pal'pĕ-brăl),
Relating to an eyelid or the eyelids.

pal·pe·bral

(pal'pĕ-brăl)
Relating to an eyelid or the eyelids.

palpebral

Pertaining to the eyelids.

palpebral

pertaining to the eyelid.

palpebral conjunctiva
conjunctiva at the back of the eyelid.
palpebral fissure
see palpebral fissure.
medial palpebral ligament
the ligament which connects the medial ends of the tarsi to the orbit.
palpebral nerve
a branch of the auriculopalpebral nerve which serves the muscles of the eyelid (see Table 14).
palpebral reflex
the eyelids close when the eyelids are touched.

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Q. eyelids what causes your eye lids too twitch? my left eye lid has been twitching on and off for about a week what causes it and how can i get it to stop.

A. Not an answer, just another question - how long can this go on? My eyelid has been twitching, (likely lack of sleep) for almost a month now. Any treatment that I should seek?

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The signs and symptoms in children include itching, burning, mucopurulent or purulent discharge, palpebral edema or conjunctival erythema (Picture 1) (5,26).
Hastaligin diger tipik ozellikleri arasinda uzun yuz gorunumu, asagi egimli palpebral fissurler, mikrognati, buyuk kulak sayvani, yuksek damak, gaga burun, araknodaktili, laringomalazi, eklem kontrakturleri, pektus deformitesi, ingiunal, diafragmatik ve hiatal herniler, barsaklarda elongasyon ve hipotoni sayilabilir (2).
In the present acute toxicity study our results contrast with those reported for aqueous extracts, where piloerection and palpebral ptosis is observed (Morales et al.
41) Temporary tarsorrhaphy involves the placement of sutures through the upper and lower lids to narrow the palpebral fissure; permanent tarsorrhaphy involves sewing the upper and lower lids together after the lid margins are de-epithelialized at the point of upper- and lower-lid contact.
Case Report: The patient had high forehead, frontal bossing, macrocephaly, apparent hypertelorism, down-slanting palpebral fissures and a broad nasal root.
Documentation of characteristic facial abnormalities (smooth philtrum, thin vermillion border, and short palpebral fissures) (see figure);
A biopsy is usually performed when a pigmented nevus shows clinical characteristics of possible malignancy such as rapid growth, change in shape and/or color, recurrence after prior biopsy, and unusual location such as the palpebral conjunctiva or the fornix.
For (D) and (E), the criteria for muscle and joint pain were 'tenderness on palpation or side difference' and 'pain provoking palpebral reflex'.
The characteristic "raccoon eyes" appearance associated with neuroblastoma is probably related to obstruction of the palpebral vessels by tumor tissue in and around the orbits [2].
The posterior lamella includes the tarsal plate and the palpebral conjunctiva.
He had down-slanting palpebral fissures, hypertelorism, broad nasal bridge, microphthalmia, low-set ears, macrocephaly, gingival hypertrophia, simian line in both hands, pectus excavatum, sacral dimple, and foot deformity (spontaneous plantar flexion of the fourth metatars).