meaning of Blepharospasm

Blepharospasm meaning in Medical Dictionary

The involuntary, forcible closing of eyelids. The first symptoms might be uncontrollable blinking. Just one eye could be impacted initially, but ultimately both eyes are included. The spasms may leave the eyelids entirely sealed, causing practical loss of sight even though the eyes and vision tend to be normal. Blepharospasm is a type of focal dystonia.

Blepharospasm meaning in Veterinary Dictionary

a disorder of an animal involving involuntary spasms for the eyelid.

Blepharospasm meaning in General Dictionary

spasm associated with the eyelid muscle causing closure of the eye