Definición de ophthalmoplegia en inglés:

ophthalmoplegia

Saltos de línea: oph¦thal¦mo|ple¦gia
Pronunciación: /ɒfˌθalmə(ʊ)ˈpliːdʒə
 
, ɒpˌθalmə(ʊ)ˈpliːdʒə/

sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
  • Paralysis of the muscles within or surrounding the eye.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Chronic alcoholics are at risk of Wernicke's encephalopathy, in which delirium becomes complicated by ataxia and ophthalmoplegia.
    • The patient was observed until approximately 20 months later, when he developed new complaints of a 4.5-kg weight loss, bone and joint pain, and ophthalmoplegia.
    • This is the first time that such a damaged enzyme - a DNA synthesis enzyme - has been shown to play a role in a degenerative disease, in this case a condition called progressive external ophthalmoplegia.

Derivativos

ophthalmoplegic

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Ophthalmoplegic migraine is a rare form of migraine headache that is felt around the eye.

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