Disease Information for Exophthalmos

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Convergence difficulty
Difficulty Focusing Eyes
Diplopia Double vision
Dry eyes/poor tearing
Dryness Conjunctiva
Eye symptoms/signs
Eyelid Retraction
Grainy/Gritty Eye Sensation
Lagophthalmos/Unable to Close Eyelids
Lid Lag
Prominent eyes
Proptosis,bilateral
Proptosis,unilateral
Squint/sign
Wide Palpebral Fissures
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Graves disease/thyrotoxicosis
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
LATS/Long Acting Thyroid Stimulator (Lab)
TSI (Thyroid stimulating immunoglobulin Assay (labs)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Exophthalmos
Keratitis
Xerophthalmia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Ophthalmology Specialty Population
CLASS/Ophthalmology disorders
CLASS/Eye involvement/disorder (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Definition

Abnormal protrusion of both eyes; may be caused by endocrine gland malfunction, malignancy, injury, or paralysis of the extrinsic muscles of the eye.

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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