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2005 Series -  October 18, 2005 Lecture 11 of 52  NEXT»

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This four-year-old boy is one of several similarly affected in his family.  Except for the  facial characteristics, the child and other family members appear to be normal.

1.  The typical findings in this case are:   
 

a. blepharophimosis
b. epicanthus inversus
c. telecanthus
d.  all for the above

2.  This condition is transmitted as:
 

a. autosomal dominant
b. autosomal recessive
c. X linked
d.  none of the above

3.  Treatment of this condition entails:  
 
a. crutch glasses
b. a relatively simple and straightforward procedure
c. complex and staged oculoplastic repair
d.  none of the above

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