Plication and reinsertion of the aponeurosis of the lifting muscle of the upper eyelid with continuous suture in the surgical correction of light and moderate eyelid ptosis-personal experience

@inproceedings{Alves2016PlicationAR,
  title={Plication and reinsertion of the aponeurosis of the lifting muscle of the upper eyelid with continuous suture in the surgical correction of light and moderate eyelid ptosis-personal experience},
  author={Dayana Garcia Alves},
  year={2016}
}
  • Dayana Garcia Alves
  • Published 2016
Introduction: Blefaroptose or eyelid ptosis is characterized by the anomalous posi-tioning of the upper eyelid in relation to its normal position, which is 1 to 2 mm below the upper margin of the iris. It can vary from a slight descent to a total occlusion of the eyelid slit. In general, whether caused by a muscular or nerve deficiency, congenital or… CONTINUE READING