Isolated congenital ectropion

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Isolated congenital ectropion

Isolated congenital ectropion is a rare ocular disease characterized by congenital unilateral or bilateral lower or upper eyelid malposition with eversion of the margin due to a vertical shortage of skin leading to exposure of the conjunctiva and sometimes the cornea. Chronic epiphora and exposure keratitis may be observed in severe cases.

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