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Ectropion: Introduction

Ectropion: Outward turning of the eyelid away from the eye. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Ectropion, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Ectropion:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Ectropion. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Ectropion

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Causes of Types of Ectropion:

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Ectropion: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Ectropion, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Ectropion Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Ectropion may include:

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Ectropion: Animations

Ectropion: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Ectropion may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Ectropion

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Ectropion: Deaths

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Ectropion: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Ectropion: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Detailed list of causes of Ectropion

The list below shows some of the causes of Ectropion mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Ectropion?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ectropion. Of the 23 causes of Ectropion that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 22 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Ectropion:

The following list of conditions have 'Ectropion' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Ectropion Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Ectropion based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Ectropion:

    Medical Conditions associated with Ectropion:

    Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Eyelid symptoms (911 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Ectropion:

    Eyelid symptoms (911 causes), Eyelid spasm (11 causes), Droopy eyelid (425 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Eversion, Lid, Lower lid, Eyelid, Corneal exposure, Conjunctival exposure, Tearing (288 causes), Lid deformity, Irritated eyes, Red eyes (630 causes), Lid laxity, Punctal, medial, lateral, tarsal, cicatricial ectropion, punctal phimosis, paralytic ectropion, nocturnal lagophthalmos, Bell palsy

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