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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 41-42

Blepharophimosis syndrome: A rare disorder

1 Department of Ophthalmology, G.M.C.H, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Pathology, G.M.C.H, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India
3 Department of Anatomy, G.M.C.H, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India

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Chandan Govind Tiple
S/O G.N. Tiple, Ashok Nagar, Near Ashok Buddha Vihar, Visapur, Tah.Ballarpur, Chandrapur - 442 701, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/1858-6538.205801

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This report is a case of blepharophimosis syndrome in a 21-year-old male patient who presented to the outpatient department for handicapped certificate on account of poor vision. There was no history of similar occurrence in the family of the patient. The patient's vision was 6/18 in both eyes. The patient had refraction which revealed hyperopic astigmatism, but the vision did not improve due to amblyopia that the patient had. In view of cosmetic reasons, the patient was encouraged to have ptosis surgery.

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