Managing Postblepharoplasty Lower Eyelid Malposition

  • Michael T. Yen


Lower eyelid retraction and ectropion remains a challenging complication of cosmetic lower eyelid blepharoplasty. In addition to being cosmetically unacceptable, the eyelid malposition may be associated with ocular irritation, chronic tearing, and lagophthalmos with exposure keratitis.


Lower Eyelid Nasolabial Fold Ocular Irritation Acellular Dermis Eyelid Height 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael T. Yen
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  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyBaylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA

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