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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The orbital hypertelorism is corrected by the operation of facial bipartition which was originally described by Tessier in 2 stages2.
Orbital hypertelorism, arhinencephaly and trigonocephaly.