hypertelorism

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hypertelorism

[¦hī·pər′tel·ə‚riz·əm]
(anatomy)
An unusually large distance between paired body parts or organs.
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* Potter's face (ocular hypertelorism, low-set ears, receding chin and flattening of nose)
General examination revealed ocular hypertelorism, depression of nasal bridge (Fig 2), syndactyly of both hands and feet along with unilateral duplication of the hallux or the great toe (Figs 3, 4).
Ocular hypertelorism and an increase in bitemporal diameter are common in patients with encephalocele.