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What is the preferred treatment for Apraxia of eye opening

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What is the preferred treatment for Apraxia of eye opening?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. James replied 4 years ago.

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Hello.

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Botox can be tried to weaken the eyelid muscles the close the eyes.

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it seems you've already tried that.

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Along the same thinking, upper eyelid orbicular myectomy (i.e. removal of eyelid muscles).

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This surgery is done by an oculoplastic surgeon.

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