"Blepharophimosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The abnormal narrowness of the palpebral fissure in the horizontal direction caused by the lateral displacement of the medial canthi of the eyelids. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Blepharophimosis" by people in Profiles.
Dean SJ, Holden KR, Dwivedi A, Dupont BR, Lyons MJ. Acquired microcephaly in blepharophimosis-ptosis-epicanthus inversus syndrome because of an interstitial 3q22.3q23 deletion. Pediatr Neurol. 2014 Jun; 50(6):636-9.
D'haene B, Attanasio C, Beysen D, Dostie J, Lemire E, Bouchard P, Field M, Jones K, Lorenz B, Menten B, Buysse K, Pattyn F, Friedli M, Ucla C, Rossier C, Wyss C, Speleman F, De Paepe A, Dekker J, Antonarakis SE, De Baere E. Disease-causing 7.4 kb cis-regulatory deletion disrupting conserved non-coding sequences and their interaction with the FOXL2 promotor: implications for mutation screening. PLoS Genet. 2009 Jun; 5(6):e1000522.