Entropion

Known as: Eyelid folded in, eyelids turning, eyelids inverted 
The turning inward (inversion) of the edge of the eyelid, with the tarsal cartilage turned inward toward the eyeball. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to develop an effective and minimally invasive operation to correct lower eyelid entropion… (More)
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1999
1999
AIMS To assess the long term efficacy of everting sutures in the correction of lower lid involutional entropion and to quantify… (More)
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVE Involutional entropion of the lower eyelid is a common problem in the aging population, and manifest horizontal laxity… (More)
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1993
1993
Involutional lower-eyelid entropion has three underlying correctable causes: eyelid laxity, overriding of the orbicularis oculi… (More)
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1992
1992
Transverse tarsotomy and lid margin rotation is a simple procedure that is effective in repositioning the entropic lid margin… (More)
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1989
1989
A comparative study of eyelid parameters reported to be important in involutional entropion was made. Males and females aged… (More)
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1983
1983
Entropion of the lower eyelid was corrected in 26 eyelids of 21 patients. All patients were found to have a disinsertion of the… (More)
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1983
1983
Surgery for involutional entropion must correct horizontal eyelid laxity, vertical laxity, and overriding of the tarsus by the… (More)
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1978
1978
Lower lid entropion is owing to a defect of the lower eyelid retractors that causes attenuation of the aponeurosis. Twelve… (More)
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1966
1966
THROUGHOUr recorded history senile entropion of the lower eyelid has contributed to the tribulation of the elderly. The… (More)
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