hypertelorism

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hy·per·tel·or·ism

 (hī′pə-tĕl′ə-rĭz′əm)
n.
Abnormal distance between two paired organs, especially the eyes.

[hyper- + Greek tēle, far off; see kwel- in Indo-European roots + horizein, to separate (from horos, boundary) + -ism.]
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hy·per·tel·or·ism

[MIM*145400]
n. hipertelorismo, distancia exagerada en la localización de órganos o partes.
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Physical examination identified a series of dysmorphic features, including epicanthal folds, a flat nasal bridge, bilaterally low-set ears, and orbital hypertelorism. Neurological examination revealed no head control, poor eye contact, no social smile, and lower limb hypertonia.
Examination revealed a tall man with a normal blood pressure, pulse, respiratory rate and temperature, but with orbital hypertelorism, a prognathic jaw, an eunichoid stature and long arms.