Chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia

Known as: Mitochondrial Ocular Myopathy, Dystrophy, Ocular Muscular, Ocular Myopathy, Mitochondrial 
A mitochondrial myopathy characterized by slowly progressive paralysis of the levator palpebrae, orbicularis oculi, and extraocular muscles. Ragged… (More)
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2014
2014
Despite being a canonical presenting feature of mitochondrial disease, the genetic basis of progressive external ophthalmoplegia… (More)
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2005
2005
AbstractAimsTo characterise the ocular motility features of chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia by quantitative and… (More)
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1997
1997
Two cases of chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia were described. Both of them presented with progressive bilateral… (More)
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1990
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1990
MITOCHONDRIAL encephalomyopathies are usually divided into three distinct clinical subgroups: (1) mitochondrial myopathy… (More)
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1987
1987
Seventeen patients with ptosis as a feature of chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia were managed in accordance with a new… (More)
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1983
1983
We studied skeletal muscles from eight chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia patients with ragged-red fibers (group A… (More)
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1983
1983
A partial deficiency of cytochrome oxidase has been found in 7 patients with chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia and… (More)
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1976
1976
This report describes heart disease in a 32-year-old man with the syndrome of chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia (CPEO… (More)
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1975
1975
The clinical features and investigative findings of 50 patients with chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia (CPEO) were… (More)
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1953
1953
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  • The British journal of ophthalmology
  • 1953
CHRONIC progressive external ophthalmoplegia is a rare disease. Wilbrand and Saenger (1899) collected 32 cases from the… (More)
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