Bilateral (Cerebral) Ptosis due to Right Hemispheric Stroke


Ptosis refers to drooping of eyelids. Ptosis occurs due to weakness of levator palpebrae superioris, the muscle responsible for eyelid elevation. Ptosis can occur due to a variety of causes, including nuclear, infranuclear and supranuclear causes. The commonest causes of ptosis are infranuclear due to involvement of oculomotor nerve (3rd nerve palsy), the LPS muscleContinue reading “Bilateral (Cerebral) Ptosis due to Right Hemispheric Stroke”