Repair of ptosis using frontalis muscle and fascia lata: a 20-year review.

@article{Crawford1977RepairOP,
  title={Repair of ptosis using frontalis muscle and fascia lata: a 20-year review.},
  author={Janne S Crawford},
  journal={Ophthalmic surgery},
  year={1977},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={31-40}
}
The results of an analysis of the surgery ("Repair of Ptosis using Frontalis Muscle and Fascia Lata") carried out on 316 lids is presented. The main indication for this operation is a large congenital ptosis with minimal levator function. Conclusions from the study indicate that autogenous fascia is an ideal tissue for lid suspension, and is better than… CONTINUE READING