setting sun signmedical dictionary

<clinical sign>

<clinical examination> Retraction of the upper lid without upgaze so that the iris seems to "set" below the lower lid; suggestive of neurologic damage in the newborn, but usually clears up without sequelae.

See: Collier's sign, Epstein's sign.

(05 Mar 2000)

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