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Infiltrative ophthalmopathy — is found in Graves disease and resembles exophthalmos, except that the blurry or double vision is acquired because of weakness in the ocular muscles of the eye. In addition, there is no known correlation with the patient s thyroid levels. Grave s … Wikipedia
dysthyroid orbitopathy — the ocular changes associated with thyroid dysfunction, most often Graves disease, including endocrine exophthalmos, malignant exophthalmos, and infiltrative ophthalmopathy; called also dysthyroid ophthalmopathy … Medical dictionary
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