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Related to ablepharia: Cryptophthalmos, microblepharon
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Noun1.ablepharia - a congenital absence of eyelids (partial or complete)ablepharia - a congenital absence of eyelids (partial or complete)
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An apparent teratogenic effect was associated with both ionic liquids, with only the offspring of treated mice exhibiting certain uncommon morphological defects, such as craniorachischisis, ectopia cordis, and ablepharia.
Significant increases in the incidences' of exencephaly, ablepharia, and anomalies of the vertebral centra, sternebrae, and ribs were also caused by PAD pretreatment.