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Eyelid sensation after supratarsal lid crease incision.

Authors
  • Black, Evan H
  • Gladstone, Geoffrey J
  • Nesi, Frank A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2002
Volume
18
Issue
1
Pages
45–49
Identifiers
PMID: 11910324
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Loss of skin sensation in the eyelid after upper eyelid crease incision blepharoplasty or blepharoptosis repair occurs in most patients and should be considered an expected outcome of the procedure. Partial to complete recovery of eyelid sensation over 2 to 6 months should also be expected, though in rare instances this does not occur.

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