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Epiblepharon of Upper Lid [Supplementary Concept]

A congenital, autosomal dominant eyelid abnormality that occurs mostly in Chinese populations. It is characterized by a horizontal fold of skin that stretches across the border of the eyelid, pressing the lashes against the eyeball. OMIM: 131450

Date introduced: November 5, 2012

MeSH Unique ID: C565051

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  • Epiblepharon of Lower Lid

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