A mitochondrial myopathy characterized by slowly progressive paralysis of the levator palpebrae, orbicularis oculi, and extraocular muscles.

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eMedicine: Chronic Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia
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NINDS Kearns-Sayre Syndrome
Information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
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