ectropion


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ectropion

(ɛkˈtrəʊpɪɒn)
n
a condition in which the eyelid turns over, exposing some of the inner lid
Translations

ec·tro·pi·on

, ectropium
n. ectropión, anomalía de eversión congénita o adquirida, gen. vista en la comisura del párpado.

ectropion

n ectropión m, inversión f hacia fuera del párpado inferior
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None of the patients had ectropion, lid retraction, lid notching, lid movement was normal in all patients at the end of one year of followup.
All four upper and lower eyelids exhibited cicatricial ectropion and lid retraction with significant lagophthalmos and corneal epitheliopathy.
The collodion baby phenotype is characterized by a shiny parchment-like membrane that covers the baby's body, ectropion, and fissures, and is commonly associated with autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis (ARCI).
Repeated and progressive inflammation and subsequent fibrosis leads to ectropion, esophageal, anal, urethral, and vaginal stenosis and dryness.
The differential diagnosis of lid lesions can include basal cell carcinoma, papilloma, chalazion, sebaceous cyst, keratoacanthoma, blepharitis, wart, eczema, obstructed nasolacrimal duct, and ectropion.
Eyelids and lips were everted showing ectropion and eclabion, respectively.
We report here a 60-year-old woman with low back pain and tenderness at the lumbosacral spine who was found to have complete absence of all nails, abnormal teeth, dry skin and left ectropion.
The common eye complications observed in leprosy include lagophthalmos, impaired corneal sensation, exposure keratopathy, corneal ulceration, corneal opacity, cataract, iridocyclitis, ectropion, entropion, trichiasis, secondary glaucoma, iris atrophy and chronic dacryocystitis.
We present a case of periocular BCC in an 83-year-old female which involved both upper and lower lids and medial canthus and had caused ulceration and ectropion of the lower lid with persistent watery eye.
The lower lid vectors resulting in lower lid retraction included paralytic ectropion, cicatricial ectropion, involutional ectropion, and congenital ectropion.
Lid margins were examined for any evidence of blepharitis, entropion, and ectropion.