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    352 Possible Causes for Lagophthalmos in USA

    • Exophthalmos
      Lagophthalmos

      A proptotic eye not adequately protected by the lids, as with lagophthalmos, can develop exposure punctuate keratopathy.[emedicine.medscape.com] Physical examination Visual acuity, pupil exam, extraocular movement, slit-lamp exam, fundus exam, eyelid measurements ( retraction, lid lag, lagophthalmos, Von Graefe's sign[eyewiki.aao.org] The orbit Look for lid swelling, engorged conjunctival and episcleral vessels and lagophthalmos/incomplete lid closure.[patient.info]

    • Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome
      Lagophthalmos

      Associated ophthalmic symptoms include lagophthalmos, blepharochalasis, swollen eyelids, burning sensation of the eyes, corneal opacities, retrobulbar neuritis, and exophthalmos[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    • Bell's Palsy
      Lagophthalmos

      Also, a Bell’s palsy patient may need eye protection, as patients who are dealing with total facial paralysis sometimes struggle to close their eyes completely (lagophthalmos[facialparalysisinstitute.com] Lagophthalmos: This is an inability to close the affected eye, which if prolonged may result in eye dryness and/or corneal ulceration.[facialpalsy.org.uk]

    • Carpenter-Waziri Syndrome

      Bell's Palsy Facial Hemihypertrophy Bell's Palsy Lagophthalmos Exophthalmos carpenter waziri syndrome Bell's palsy at DMOZ … What is Bell’s palsy ?[symptoma.com] … The cause of Bell's palsy is unknown. [1] [2] Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome Bell's Palsy Lagophthalmos Exophthalmos facial hemihypertrophy carpenter waziri syndrome palsy[symptoma.com] [9] Leprosy Bell's Palsy Exophthalmos facial hemihypertrophy carpenter waziri syndrome Lagophthalmos is where the eye cannot close properly because of paralysis of the eye[symptoma.com]

    • Hordeolum Internum

      lagophthalmos unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid H02221Mechanical lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02222Mechanical lagophthalmos right lower eyelid H02223Mechanical lagophthalmos[cms.gov] […] eyelid H02211Cicatricial lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02212Cicatricial lagophthalmos right lower eyelid H02213Cicatricial lagophthalmos right eye, unspecified eyelid[cms.gov] […] eyelid H02229Mechanical lagophthalmos unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid H02231Paralytic lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02232Paralytic lagophthalmos right lower eyelid[cms.gov]

    • Failure of Lid Closure

      Another type of lagophthalmos is seen in some people during sleep, called nocturnal lagophthalmos.[waterdownoptometric.ca] Causes of both these types of lagophthalmos include: Bell’s Palsy Trauma Neurosurgery Bacterial infection Stroke A form of lagophthalmos is also seen in some wearers of rigid[waterdownoptometric.ca] If you suspect you may have lagophthalmos, see your eyecare practitioner for an evaluation.[waterdownoptometric.ca]

    • Diphtheritic Conjunctivitis

      lagophthalmos unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid H02221Mechanical lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02222Mechanical lagophthalmos right lower eyelid H02223Mechanical lagophthalmos[cms.gov] […] eyelid H02211Cicatricial lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02212Cicatricial lagophthalmos right lower eyelid H02213Cicatricial lagophthalmos right eye, unspecified eyelid[cms.gov] […] eyelid H02229Mechanical lagophthalmos unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid H02231Paralytic lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02232Paralytic lagophthalmos right lower eyelid[cms.gov]

    • Gonococcal Conjunctivitis

      lagophthalmos unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid H02221Mechanical lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02222Mechanical lagophthalmos right lower eyelid H02223Mechanical lagophthalmos[cms.gov] […] eyelid H02211Cicatricial lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02212Cicatricial lagophthalmos right lower eyelid H02213Cicatricial lagophthalmos right eye, unspecified eyelid[cms.gov] […] eyelid H02229Mechanical lagophthalmos unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid H02231Paralytic lagophthalmos right upper eyelid H02232Paralytic lagophthalmos right lower eyelid[cms.gov]

    • Exposure Keratitis

      Malposition of lids Lagophthalmos.[aimu.us] Exposure produced by mechanical eyelid abnormalities such as lagophthalmos: Lagophthalmos is the inability to close eyelids completely.[aimu.us] Lagophthalmos may be divided into three main groups e.g. [aimu.us]

    • Neurotrophic Keratopathy

      Malposition of lids Lagophthalmos.[aimu.us] Exposure produced by mechanical eyelid abnormalities such as lagophthalmos: Lagophthalmos is the inability to close eyelids completely.[aimu.us] Lagophthalmos may be divided into three main groups e.g. [aimu.us]

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