Congenital eyelid ptosis: onset and prevalence of amblyopia, associations with systemic disorders, and treatment outcomes.

@article{Stein2014CongenitalEP,
  title={Congenital eyelid ptosis: onset and prevalence of amblyopia, associations with systemic disorders, and treatment outcomes.},
  author={August Stein and John P. J. Kelly and Avery H. Weiss},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2014},
  volume={165 4},
  pages={820-4.e2}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the age at onset of amblyopia, the response to occlusion therapy, and the association with systemic disorders in children with congenital eyelid ptosis. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective chart review of children seen at Seattle Children's Hospital with moderate or severe congenital ptosis. Assessments were longitudinal visual acuity development using objective methods, definition of ptosis severity by eyelid margin to pupillary light reflex distance (margin reflex distance… CONTINUE READING