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Lateral canthal tendon laxity

MedGen UID:
1671059
Concept ID:
C4732812
Finding
HPO: HP:0032030

Definition

Laxity of the tendon stabilizing the lateral aspect of the tarsal plate to the zygomatic bone. This can result in rounded appearence of the lateral canthus. Also, when the eyelid is pulled medially, more than 2 mm movement of the canthal angle may be observed. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVLateral canthal tendon laxity

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Ilhan HD, Yaman A, Soylev Bajin M
Int Ophthalmol 2020 Feb;40(2):281-285. Epub 2019 Oct 12 doi: 10.1007/s10792-019-01172-y. PMID: 31606822
Ding J, Ma X, Xin Y, Li D
Can J Ophthalmol 2018 Oct;53(5):458-461. Epub 2018 Apr 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2018.01.031. PMID: 30340710
Miletić D, Elabjer BK, Busić M, Elabjer E, Bosnar D
Coll Antropol 2012 Jun;36(2):447-50. PMID: 22856229
Baker SS, Pham RT
Dermatol Surg 1995 Dec;21(12):1071-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.1995.tb00561.x. PMID: 7496678
Nowinski TS
Ophthalmology 1991 Aug;98(8):1250-6. doi: 10.1016/s0161-6420(91)32147-x. PMID: 1923362

Diagnosis

Chandravanshi SL, Rathore MK, Tirkey ER
Indian J Ophthalmol 2013 Oct;61(10):593-6. doi: 10.4103/0301-4738.121086. PMID: 24212313Free PMC Article

Therapy

Miletić D, Elabjer BK, Busić M, Elabjer E, Bosnar D
Coll Antropol 2012 Jun;36(2):447-50. PMID: 22856229
Patel MP, Shapiro MD, Spinelli HM
Plast Reconstr Surg 2005 Jun;115(7):2105-14; discussion 2115-7. doi: 10.1097/01.prs.0000164677.25488.49. PMID: 15923862
Patipa M
Plast Reconstr Surg 2004 Apr 15;113(5):1459-68; discussion 1475-7. doi: 10.1097/01.prs.0000113028.81142.9c. PMID: 15060363
Jordan DR, Anderson RL
Arch Ophthalmol 1989 Apr;107(4):604-6. doi: 10.1001/archopht.1989.01070010618042. PMID: 2705933

Prognosis

Ilhan HD, Yaman A, Soylev Bajin M
Int Ophthalmol 2020 Feb;40(2):281-285. Epub 2019 Oct 12 doi: 10.1007/s10792-019-01172-y. PMID: 31606822
Ding J, Ma X, Xin Y, Li D
Can J Ophthalmol 2018 Oct;53(5):458-461. Epub 2018 Apr 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2018.01.031. PMID: 30340710
Miletić D, Elabjer BK, Busić M, Elabjer E, Bosnar D
Coll Antropol 2012 Jun;36(2):447-50. PMID: 22856229
Baker SS, Pham RT
Dermatol Surg 1995 Dec;21(12):1071-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.1995.tb00561.x. PMID: 7496678
Nowinski TS
Ophthalmology 1991 Aug;98(8):1250-6. doi: 10.1016/s0161-6420(91)32147-x. PMID: 1923362

Clinical prediction guides

Ding J, Ma X, Xin Y, Li D
Can J Ophthalmol 2018 Oct;53(5):458-461. Epub 2018 Apr 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2018.01.031. PMID: 30340710
Cruz AA, Távora DB, Martin LF
Orbit 2008;27(1):1-4. doi: 10.1080/01676830701512445. PMID: 18307139
Patel MP, Shapiro MD, Spinelli HM
Plast Reconstr Surg 2005 Jun;115(7):2105-14; discussion 2115-7. doi: 10.1097/01.prs.0000164677.25488.49. PMID: 15923862
Patipa M
Plast Reconstr Surg 2000 Aug;106(2):438-53; discussion 454-9. doi: 10.1097/00006534-200008000-00033. PMID: 10946945
Baker SS, Pham RT
Dermatol Surg 1995 Dec;21(12):1071-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.1995.tb00561.x. PMID: 7496678

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