Müller muscle-conjunctiva resection to correct ptosis in high-risk patients.

@article{Michels2007MllerMR,
  title={M{\"u}ller muscle-conjunctiva resection to correct ptosis in high-risk patients.},
  author={Kevin S Michels and M. Reza Vagefi and Eric Steele and Orin M Zwick and Jes{\'u}s Torres and Stuart R. Seiff and Roger A. Dailey},
  journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={23 5},
  pages={363-6}
}
PURPOSE Müller muscle-conjunctiva resection could be seen as a relative contraindication in patients with a prior history of a glaucoma filtering procedure, corneal disease, or corneal surgery. The concern centers around the theoretical risk of bleb-related complications or corneal damage from the palpebral conjunctival sutures. Our study aimed to determine whether any bleb- or cornea-related complications arose in patients who underwent Müller muscle-conjunctiva resection for ptosis correction… CONTINUE READING