palpebral

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Related to palpebral reflex: Blink reflex, menace reflex

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.

Patient discussion about palpebral

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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Number of cats Attributed that achieved EtIso--% Ocular reflexes numerical the plane/ scale total number of cats 0.8 PR+/CR+/EC 1 10/10 PR+/CR+/EC 1 7/10 1.2 PR+/CR+/EV 2 1/10 PR-/CR-/EV or EC 3 2/10 PR+/CR+/EC 1 1/10 1.6 PR+/CR+/EV 2 1/10 PR-/CR-/EV or EC 3 8/10 2.0 PR-/CR-/EV or EC 3 10/10 A numerical scale was attributed from 1 to 3 according to the anaesthetic depth based on the presence (+) or absence (-) of ocular reflexes and the position of the eye: PR: palpebral reflex; CR: corneal reflex; EC: eyeball centred in the eye; EV: eyeball rotated ventrally.
Menace reflex and palpebral reflex test were undertaken on affected eye resulting in loss of menace reflex of right eye indicating loss of sight of right eye however there was still presence of palpebral reflex on both lateral and medial aspect of eye.
Menace reflex, corneal reflex, pupillary light reflex were absent, but palpebral reflex was present in affected eye in both cases.
Palpebral reflex was normal but the pupillary light reflex could not be observed due to opacity.