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Graves ophthalmopathy

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An autoimmune disorder of the EYE, occurring in patients with Graves disease. Subtypes include congestive (inflammation of the orbital connective tissue), myopathic (swelling and dysfunction of the extraocular muscles), and mixed congestive-myopathic ophthalmopathy. [ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern ]

Synonyms: Edematous Ophthalmopathy, Congestive Ophthalmopathy, Myopathic Ophthalmopathy, dysthyroid/thyroid-associated orbitopathy (TAO), Graves' orbitopathy, Thyroid-Associated Ophthalmopathy, Dysthyroid Ophthalmopathy, thyroid eye disease (TED), Graves' ophthalmopathy, Thyroid-Associated Ophthalmopathies

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