Definitions

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  • adj. Of, pertaining to or surrounding the orbit of the eyes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the orbit of the eye: as, periorbital pain.

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Examples

  • “In addition to the scrapes on her back and contusions on the throat and upper arms, there are some more in the periorbital region—”

    HOUSE RULES

  • PERPER: Well, yes, but sometimes periorbital bruises can increase a little bit after several days and they change color as well.

    CNN Transcript Mar 19, 2009

  • Muscles of facial expression e.g., movements of forehead, eyebrows, periorbital area.

    The Neuropsychiatric Guide to Modern Everyday Psychiatry

  • In June 2009, Palomar became the first company to receive a 510k OTC clearance from the FDA for a new, patented, home-use, laser device for the treatment of periorbital wrinkles.

  • In June 2009, Palomar became the first company to receive a 510 (k) OTC clearance from the FDA for a new, patented, home-use, laser device for the treatment of periorbital wrinkles.

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  • The third time we went in was because Matthew was sick again - this time he had a bad fever for an entire week and also ended up with a bad ear infection that turned into periorbital cellulitis and required crazy amounts of antibiotics to kick.

    Holidailies 2009

  • In June 2009, Palomar became the first company to receive a 510 (k) over-the-counter (OTC) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a new, patented, home use, laser device for the treatment of periorbital wrinkles.

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  • They looked at the periorbital region, around the eyes, and found the ageing process can start in women in their 20s.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • The Fraxel re: store 1550 nm laser is FDA cleared for skin resurfacing and for the treatment of pigmented lesions, acne scars, melasma, mild to moderate periorbital rhytids, surgical scars and actinic keratosis.

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  • Superficial edemas were also a common finding in all studies and were described primarily as periorbital or lower-limb edemas.

    Health News from Medical News Today

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