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Lagophthalmos

Known as: EYELID CLOSING IMPAIRMENT, Lagophthalmia (incomplete closure of eyelids), Lagophthalmos, unspecified 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
CONTEXT Graves' orbitopathy (GO) is a potentially sight-threatening disease for which available medical therapy is not uniformly… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Dry eye is one of the most commonly encountered problems in ophthalmology. Signs can include punctate epithelial erosions… Expand
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2013
2013
Prosthetic replacement of the ocular surface ecosystem is a treatment developed by the Boston Foundation for Sight that uses a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Purpose: To evaluate the safety and efficacy of injecting hyaluronic acid gel in the upper eyelid as a nonsurgical alternative in… Expand
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2009
2009
Purpose: To evaluate the use of a palpebral spring, a dynamic facial reanimation technique, in the management of lagophthalmos… Expand
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1996
1996
Summary: A modified gold‐weight implantation technique was used to treat paralytic lagophthalmos in 15 patients. Three patients… Expand
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1988
1988
Upper lid loading by a gold weight has been used satisfactorily to treat 19 cases of lagophthalmos in facial palsy. The technique… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Five factors potentially associated with corneal exposure--palpebral fissure width, exophthalmos, blink rate, lagophthalmos, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Weighting of the upper lid with gold, to provide closure and cosmetic improvement in a lagophthalmos due to facial palsy, has… Expand
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1969
1969
LOWER-LID lag with rounding of the lateral canthus is especially common in patients wearing an ocular prosthesis over many years… Expand
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