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Definition

A form of progressive external ophthalmoplegia, a mitochondrial myopathy characterized by progressive paralysis of the levator palpebrae, orbicularis oculi, and extraocular muscles. PEOB3 patients manifest adult-onset progressive external ophthalmoplegia and progressive proximal muscle weakness associated with muscle atrophy.

Acronym

PEOB3

Synonyms

Progressive external ophthalmoplegia, autosomal recessive 3

Keywords

Progressive external ophthalmoplegia