Lagophthalmos

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

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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… (More)
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2009
2009
PURPOSE To evaluate the safety and efficacy of injecting hyaluronic acid gel in the upper eyelid as a nonsurgical alternative in… (More)
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2009
2009
Lagophthalmos secondary to facial nerve damage can lead to corneal exposure and eventually blindness. Appropriate management… (More)
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2007
2007
Long-standing facial paralysis is frequently seen in patients who have undergone surgical procedures with sacrifice of the facial… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVES Gold weight implantation is the most commonly used method for surgical correction of paralytic lagophthalmos. Numerous… (More)
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2004
2004
The otolaryngologist plays an essential role in the diagnosis and management of a facial palsy. We present one of the largest… (More)
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1994
1994
The objective of the study was to determine the pattern of involvement of facial muscles in lagophthalmos. Fifty-seven patients… (More)
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1990
1990
Nocturnal lagophthalmos producing symptoms of corneal exposure is not uncommon. We diagnosed 40 patients with the condition over… (More)
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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… (More)
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1974
1974
  • R P Jobe
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Weighting of the upper lid with gold, to provide closure and cosmetic improvement in a lagophthalmos due to facial palsy, has… (More)
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