Repair of exposed hydroxyapatite orbital implants by subconjunctival tissue flaps.

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PURPOSE The purpose of the study was to determine the feasibility of the use of subconjunctival tissue flaps to repair exposed hydroxyapatite (HA) orbital implants. METHODS One hundred thirty-eight consecutive patients underwent repair of exposed HA orbital implants via a procedure that involved the creation of subconjunctival tissue flaps. After the… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e31821d1860

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@article{Lu2011RepairOE, title={Repair of exposed hydroxyapatite orbital implants by subconjunctival tissue flaps.}, author={Linna Lu and Wodong Shi and Min Luo and Ying Sun and X. H. Fan}, journal={The Journal of craniofacial surgery}, year={2011}, volume={22 4}, pages={1452-6} }