A procedure to minimize lower lid retraction during large inferior rectus recession in graves ophthalmopathy.

@article{Liao2006APT,
  title={A procedure to minimize lower lid retraction during large inferior rectus recession in graves ophthalmopathy.},
  author={Shu Lang Liao and Mei Ju Shih and Luke L-K Lin},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2006},
  volume={141 2},
  pages={340-345}
}
PURPOSE To determine whether complete detachment of the fascia of the capsulopalpebral head during large inferior rectus recession can help to prevent induced lower lid retraction in Graves ophthalmopathy. DESIGN Retrospective consecutive case series. METHODS Data from patients (39 eyes) with Graves ophthalmopathy undergoing inferior rectus recession were collected retrospectively. Inferior rectus recession was performed by limbus-based incision with adjustable suture. Simultaneous… CONTINUE READING