Surgical treatment of severe blepharoptosis and facial palsy caused by oculopharyngodistal myopathy

Yusuke Shimizu, Shigeaki Suzuki, Madoka Mori-Yoshimura, Tomohisa Nagasao, Masahiro Toriumi, Tomito Oji, Miho Murata, Kazuo Kishi

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Oculopharyngodistal myopathy is an extremely rare disease characterised by slowly progressive blepharoptosis, facial and bulbar muscle weakness and distal leg myopathy. We report the case of a 72-year-old woman with severe bilateral blepharoptosis and facial palsy caused by oculopharyngodistal myopathy that was present for more than 29 years. The condition was successfully treated by simple surgical intervention.

元の言語English
ジャーナルJournal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
66
発行部数10
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2013 10

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Blepharoptosis
Facial Paralysis
Distal Myopathies
Facial Muscles
Muscle Weakness
Rare Diseases
Leg
Therapeutics
Oculopharyngodistal Myopathy

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  • Surgery

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Surgical treatment of severe blepharoptosis and facial palsy caused by oculopharyngodistal myopathy. / Shimizu, Yusuke; Suzuki, Shigeaki; Mori-Yoshimura, Madoka; Nagasao, Tomohisa; Toriumi, Masahiro; Oji, Tomito; Murata, Miho; Kishi, Kazuo.

:: Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 巻 66, 番号 10, 10.2013.

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Shimizu, Yusuke ; Suzuki, Shigeaki ; Mori-Yoshimura, Madoka ; Nagasao, Tomohisa ; Toriumi, Masahiro ; Oji, Tomito ; Murata, Miho ; Kishi, Kazuo. / Surgical treatment of severe blepharoptosis and facial palsy caused by oculopharyngodistal myopathy. :: Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. 2013 ; 巻 66, 番号 10.
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