blepharospasm(redirected from Benign essential blepharospasm)
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Related to Benign essential blepharospasm: Hemifacial spasm, Meige syndrome
Spasmodic winking caused by the involuntary contraction of an eyelid muscle.
(Pathology) spasm of the muscle of the eyelids, causing the eyes to shut tightly, either as a response to painful stimuli or occurring as a form of dystonia
[C19: from Greek blepharo(n) eyelid + spasm]