Al-Basar International Journal of Ophthalmology

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

Blepharophimosis syndrome: A rare disorder

Chandan Govind Tiple1, Nitin Tiple2, Sugat Kawale3, Pradhnya Rangari1 
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

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.

How to cite this article:
Tiple CG, Tiple N, Kawale S, Rangari P. Blepharophimosis syndrome: A rare disorder.Albasar Int J Ophthalmol 2017;4:41-42

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Tiple CG, Tiple N, Kawale S, Rangari P. Blepharophimosis syndrome: A rare disorder. Albasar Int J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2017 [cited 2021 Sep 16 ];4:41-42
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