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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Orbital hypertelorism is increased distance between medial orbital walls and telecanthus is increased distance between medial canthi4.
Orbital Hypertelorism: Exposure was done by a bicoronal incision of the scalp extending down to the preauricular area on both sides.