REMEDIES FOR PTOSIS Ptosis refers to the dropping of one or both eyelids. The dropping may be barely noticeable or the lid can descend over the entire pupil. It is caused by weakness of the muscle responsible for raising the eyelid , damage to the nerves which control those muscles or laxity of the skin of the upper eyelids Causes A ptosis can be present at birth, part of the aging process, injury to the eye , after effect of cataract or other eye surgery, defective blood vessels in the brain, neurological disorders, systemic diseases – diabetes, progreesive muscle weakness- myasthenia gravis Symptoms- dropping of eyelid, difficulty in seeing- depending on how severely the lid droop, increased tearing HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES GELSEMIUM 30 In my experience this is the top remedy for this condition. Heavy drooping eyelids. Eyelids heavy, can hardly open eyes. Muscular paralysis of the eyes due to diphtheria , meningitis, emotion, exposure to cold or wet weather CAUSTICUM 10 M An excellent remedy for ptosis. Paralysis of ocular muscles after exposure to cold. Paralysis one eyelid, especially right. Heavy drooping eyelids RHUS TOX 30 Ptosis in rheumatic patients as result of getting wet MORPHINE 30 Paresis of recti internal . Look unsteady. Bluish, drooping eyelids

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VERY NICE ILLUSTRATION OF PTOSIS MY POST ON CLASSEFECATION OF PTOSIS SIMPLE PTOSIS 2 PTOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH DEFORMITIES OF KID'S AND BLEPHROPHMOSIS 3 PTOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH VARYING DEGREES OF EXTERNAL OOHTHALMOPLEGIA 4 PTOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH SYNKYNETIC MOVEMENTS OF JAW AND LIDS SYNKYNETIC PTOSIS 5 SYMPATHETIC PTOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH CONG SYMPATHETIC PALSY 6 PERIODIC PTOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH CYCLIC OCCULOMOTOR SPASM 7 INTERMETENT PSUEDO PTOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH DUNES RETRACTION SYNDROME

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