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Results 1 - 10 of 33 for Progressive ptosis
  1. ... slowly worsens over time. The first sign of progressive external ophthalmoplegia is typically drooping eyelids (ptosis), which can affect one or both eyelids. As ...
  2. ... that control eye movement and causes drooping eyelids (ptosis).Some cases of progressive external ophthalmoplegia result from the A3243G mutation, which ...
  3. ... eye movement and causes the eyelids to droop (ptosis). Some people with progressive external ophthalmoplegia have a single large deletion of ...
  4. ... eye movement and causes the eyelids to droop (ptosis). When caused by SLC25A4 gene mutations, progressive external ophthalmoplegia is inherited in an autosomal dominant ...
  5. ... eyelid can stay constant, worsen over time (be progressive), or come and go (be intermittent). The expected outcome depends on the cause of the ptosis. In most cases, surgery is very successful in ...
  6. ... are frequently responsible for an eye condition called progressive external ophthalmoplegia, another POLG-related disorder. This condition weakens the muscles that control eye movement and causes the eyelids to droop (ptosis).There are at least 67 POLG gene variants ...
  7. Ptosis (American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus)  
    Eyelid Disorders/Specifics ... Eyelid Disorders ... American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus ... GLOSSARY, TERMS, ACRONYMS, PHRASES, DEFINITIONS, ...
  8. ... identified in people with an eye condition called progressive external ophthalmoplegia. This disorder weakens the muscles that control eye movement and causes the eyelids to droop (ptosis). Some affected individuals have additional signs and symptoms, ...
  9. Mitochondrial Disorders From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    Muscle Disorders/Specifics ... Muscle Disorders ... Neuromuscular Disorders/Specifics ... Neuromuscular Disorders ... Mitochondrial Diseases/Start Here ... Mitochondrial Diseases
  10. Leigh Syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    Genetic Brain Disorders/Specifics ... Genetic Brain Disorders ... Degenerative Nerve Diseases/Specifics ... Degenerative Nerve Diseases ... National Institute of Neurological ...
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