Fibrin sealant for Müller muscle-conjunctiva resection ptosis repair.

  title={Fibrin sealant for M{\"u}ller muscle-conjunctiva resection ptosis repair.},
  author={Jill A. Foster and David E E Holck and Julian D. Perry and Allan E. Wulc and John A. Burns and Kenneth V. Cahill and Kenneth E. Morgenstern},
  journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={22 3},
PURPOSE To determine the safety and efficacy of fibrin sealant for use in Müller muscle-conjunctiva resection ptosis repair. METHODS This was a retrospective review of a consecutive case series. All patients underwent Müller muscle-conjunctiva resection ptosis repair with fibrin sealant used for wound closure. Surgery was performed in a manner similar to a previously described technique, using fibrin tissue sealant rather that suture for wound closure. Postoperative symmetry was defined as… CONTINUE READING