Medical Dictionary: BEB


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BEB: Another name for Benign essential blepharospasm.
BEB (condition): Involuntary eyelid movements.

BEB: Benign essential blepharospasm (BEB) is a progressive neurological disorder characterized by involuntary muscle contractions and spasms of the eyelid muscles. It is a form of dystonia, a movement disorder in which sustained muscle contractions cause twitching and repetitive movements. 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Benign Essential Blepharospasm Information Page: NINDS

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