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Marcus Gunn Jaw Winking Phenomenon - A case of the widening eye

Bhat, Kamalakshi G. and Karanth, Anupama (2009) Marcus Gunn Jaw Winking Phenomenon - A case of the widening eye. Peer Reviewed, Open Access, Free, 8 (1). pp. 1-3. ISSN 0972-5997

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Abstract

Marcus Gunn jaw winking phenomenon is a congenital synkinetic movement due to synkinesis between the upper eyelid and the pterygoids and it accounts for 8% of patients with congenital ptosis. In rare instances, ptosis may be absent. We present a case of Marcus Gunn Jaw Winking phenomenon without ptosis at presentation

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Congenital ptosis, Jaw winking phenomenon
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Ophthalmology
Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Paediatrics
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2013 10:19
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2013 10:19
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/79660

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