blepharospasm

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n blepharospasm spasm of the eyelid muscle resulting in closure of the eye
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n blepharospasm Spasm of the orbicular muscle of the eyelid.
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Usage

In literature:

Leber has recently joined those cases which are described as blindness through blepharospasm, to amblyopia from disuse.
"Schweigger on Squint" by C. Schweigger
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In news:

Merz Pharmaceuticals Commends The Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation On 30 Years Of Community Support.
Merz Pharmaceuticals Joins Patient Advocates to Raise Awareness of Cervical Dystonia and Blepharospasm .
FDA Approves Merz Pharmaceuticals' Xeomin® (incobotulinumtoxinA) for the Treatment of Cervical Dystonia and Blepharospasm .
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