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Exophthalmos MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Exophthalmos
Tree Number(s)
C11.675.349
Unique ID
D005094
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005094
Annotation
protrusion of eye: do not confuse with ENOPHTHALMOS, recession
Scope Note
Abnormal protrusion of both eyes; may be caused by endocrine gland malfunction, malignancy, injury, or paralysis of the extrinsic muscles of the eye.
Entry Term(s)
Proptosis
NLM Classification #
WW 210
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1993/05/27
Exophthalmos Preferred
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