Congenital Epicanthus

Known as: Epicanthal fold, Epicanthus, Epicanthic folds 
A fold of skin starting above the medial aspect of the upper eyelid and arching downward to cover, pass in front of and lateral to the medial canthus… (More)
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1944-2017
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Blepharoplasty, without correction of the epicanthal folds, weakens the aesthetic appearance of the results. Hence, a… (More)
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2001
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2001
In type I blepharophimosis/ptosis/epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES), eyelid abnormalities are associated with ovarian failure… (More)
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2001
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2001
Mutations in FOXL2, a forkhead transcription factor gene, have recently been shown to cause blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus… (More)
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2000
2000
To clone the goat Polled Intersex Syndrome (PIS) gene(s), a chromosome walk was performed from six entry points at 1q43. This… (More)
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1995
1995
Blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome (BPES) is an autosomal dominant malformation of the eyelids that may… (More)
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1991
1991
PURPOSE To report the prevalence of ocular abnormalities in a group of Portuguese children with a complete fetal alcohol syndrome… (More)
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1978
1978
There are four recognized types of epicanthus: epicanthus supraciliaris, epicanthus palpebralis, epicanthus tarsalis, and… (More)
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1963
1963
 
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