Congenital ptosis

Known as: Congenital ptosis of eyelid, Congenital Eyelid Ptosis, Congenital drooping upper eyelid 
The drooping of the upper or lower eyelid that is present at the time of birth.
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1949-2018
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2010
2010
PURPOSE To investigate the incidence and causes of amblyopia in congenital ptosis. METHODS The frequency and causes of… (More)
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2002
2002
PURPOSE To provide supplementary data on the association between congenital ptosis and amblyopia. METHODS In a retrospective… (More)
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1995
1995
This study evaluates the association between congenital ptosis and amblyopia. Amblyopia was detected in 7 of 36 (19%) patients… (More)
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1993
1993
The frontalis suspension technique is the surgical method of choice in ptosis patients with a levator function of 2 mm or less… (More)
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1991
1991
Twelve infants with severe unilateral or bilateral congenital ptosis were surgically repaired before 1 year of age in an attempt… (More)
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1991
1991
This report extends a prospective collaborative study published in 1982 of congenital ptosis repair using lyophilized human… (More)
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1990
1990
Using a surgical technique directed at the levator aponeurosis, we successfully corrected 228 cases of congenital ptosis. The… (More)
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1988
1988
Seventeen per cent of 216 cases of simple congenital ptosis developed amblyopia and 19% had a squint. Of those patients with… (More)
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1983
1983
Amblyopia was detected in 15 of 55 children with unilateral congenital ptosis. Anisometropia was the main cause of the amblyopia… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
The recognition of defects in the levator aponeurosis associated with a renewed interest in eyelid anatomy has led to a revival… (More)
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