trichomegaly

trich·o·meg·a·ly

(trik'ō-meg'ă-lē), [MIM*190330]
Congenital condition characterized by abnormally long eyelashes; associated with dwarfism.
[tricho- + G. megas, large]

trichomegaly

/tricho·meg·a·ly/ (trik″o-meg´ah-le) a congenital syndrome consisting of excessive growth of the eyelashes and brow hair associated with dwarfism, mental retardation, and pigmentary degeneration of the retina.

trich·o·meg·a·ly

(trik'ō-meg'ă-lē)
Congenital condition characterized by abnormally long eyelashes; associated with dwarfism.
[tricho- + G. megas, large]

trichomegaly

excessively large eyelashes.
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HAIR CHANGES: Hair changes included diffuse alopecia of the scalp seen in 27 (18%) cases followed by trichomegaly in 10(6.
Trichomegaly (elongation of eyelashes) was seen in 10 (6.
External eye manifestations are quite common and range from the innocuous trichomegaly (long eye lashes) to proptosis caused by orbital cellulitis or lymphoma (life-threatening if not managed appropriately).
Hypertrichosis on the face can be alleviated with depilatories and trichomegaly with trimming.
Paronychia, fissures, xerosis, alopecia, eyelash trichomegaly, telangiectasias, and photosensitivity also can occur.
19-22) Some patients also experience trichomegaly (abnormally long eyelashes), keratoconjunctivitis sicca (dry eyes with hardening of the cornea) and conjunctivitis.