Ptosis (Eyelid)

About- Ptosis which may be unilateral ptosis (affects one eye) or bilateral ptosis (affects both eyes) is a drooping or falling of the upper eyelid.
Symptoms-
 Dry eyes
 Poor vision
 Upper eyelids droop (one or both eyes)
 Watery eyes

Causes-
The exact cause is unknown. It occurs due to stretching of levator muscle which is responsible for lifting the eyelid. Neurological problem and eye injury or trauma may play a role developing this disease.

Specialists to visit
 Ophthalmologist

 Neurologist
 Optometrist

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Ptosis
References
https://www.healthline.com
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.eyeinstitute.co.nz

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