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Madarosis is the absence or loss of the eyelashes (and sometimes the eyebrows), either as a congenital condition or as a result of an infection.E.g. Leprosy,alopecia totalis etc.
Madarosis is the absence of eyelashes and in severe cases eyebrows. It can be caused by infection or malignant neoplasms.
- chronic disease of the frontal eyelid lips
- infiltrating tumors
- radiotherapy of cryotherapy of local tumors
- Dutton, Jonathan J.; Gregg S. Gayre, Alan D. Proia (2007). Diagnostic Atlas of Common Eyelid Diseases. New York: CRC Press. p. 86. ISBN 978-0-8247-2839-7. Retrieved 2008-09-21.
- Jack J. Kanski, Clinical Ophthalmology, fourth edition