Uneven Eyeball Size in a Newborn, What is This Called and is It Related to a Syndrome?

We have a newborn baby with the left eyeball much smaller than the right eyeball, the eyebrows are different sizes and also the eye sockets.

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There are actually a number of syndromes.

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It depends on the actual size of the eye, and the degrees of ocular development.  A pediatric ophthalmology assessment is recommended to assess the situation.  The ophthalmologists be able to make a diagnosis based on this assessment.

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