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Preoperative Decision Making in Ptosis Surgery

  • Chris Thiagarajah
  • Robert Kersten
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Abstract

This chapter serves to instruct ­physicians to properly evaluate a patient with ptosis. This includes determining the etiology of the ptosis, proper medical and surgical intervention, and managing patient expectations.

Keywords

Frontalis Muscle Levator Function Tarsal Plate Chronic Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia Tear Film Breakup Time 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Eye Care and Surgery Center of New JerseyWestfieldUSA

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