blepharoplasty

Summary

Summary: Plastic surgery of the eyelid. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The role of the septal reset in creating a youthful eyelid-cheek complex in facial rejuvenation
    Sam T Hamra
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:2124-41; discussion 2142-4. 2004
  2. ncbi External levator advancement vs Müller's muscle-conjunctival resection for correction of upper eyelid involutional ptosis
    Guy J Ben Simon
    Jules Stein Eye Institute and Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:426-32. 2005
  3. ncbi Frontalis suspension for upper eyelid ptosis: evaluation of different surgical designs and suture material
    Guy J Ben Simon
    Division of Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Jules Stein Eye Institute, CA 90095 7006, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:877-85. 2005
  4. ncbi Strategies for simultaneous double eyelid blepharoplasty in Asian patients with congenital blepharoptosis
    Dae Hwan Park
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Catholic University of Daegu, College of Medicine, 3056 6 Dae Myung 4, Dong, Nam Gu, Daegu, 705 718, Korea
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:66-71. 2008
  5. ncbi Aesthetic and functional management of eyelid and orbital reconstruction
    Bruce K Moskowitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Facial Plast Surg 24:69-77. 2008
  6. ncbi Congenital ptosis: Long-term outcome of frontalis suspension using autogenous temporal fascia or fascia lata in children
    C Philandrianos
    Service de Chirurgie Plastique Pédiatrique, Department of Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Hôpital Timone Enfants Timone Children s Hospital, 264 rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 05, France
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:782-6. 2010
  7. ncbi One medial triangular Tutoplast sling as a frontalis suspension for adult myogenic blepharoptosis
    Nir Seider
    Alberto Moscona Department of Ophthalmology, Rambam Medical Centre, Haifa, Israel
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 84:121-3. 2006
  8. ncbi Efficacy of pulsed electromagnetic energy in postoperative recovery from blepharoplasty
    Craig N Czyz
    Division of Ophthalmology, Section of Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ohio University Doctor s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Dermatol Surg 38:445-50. 2012
  9. ncbi Large orbital osteoma arising from orbital roof: Excision through an upper blepharoplasty incision
    Murat Livaoglu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Orbit 28:200-2. 2009
  10. ncbi Treatment of post-blepharoplasty lower lid retraction by free tarsoconjunctival grafting
    Melanie Ferri
    Faculty of Health Sciences McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Orbit 21:281-8. 2002

Detail Information

Publications216 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The role of the septal reset in creating a youthful eyelid-cheek complex in facial rejuvenation
    Sam T Hamra
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:2124-41; discussion 2142-4. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi External levator advancement vs Müller's muscle-conjunctival resection for correction of upper eyelid involutional ptosis
    Guy J Ben Simon
    Jules Stein Eye Institute and Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:426-32. 2005
    ..To compare external levator advancement and Müller's muscle-conjunctival resection (conjunctivomullerectomy, or CJM) for correction of upper eyelid involutional ptosis...
  3. ncbi Frontalis suspension for upper eyelid ptosis: evaluation of different surgical designs and suture material
    Guy J Ben Simon
    Division of Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Jules Stein Eye Institute, CA 90095 7006, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:877-85. 2005
    ..To compare two sling designs (single loop or double pentagon) and a variety of suture material that was used in frontalis suspension surgery for correction of upper eyelid ptosis...
  4. ncbi Strategies for simultaneous double eyelid blepharoplasty in Asian patients with congenital blepharoptosis
    Dae Hwan Park
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Catholic University of Daegu, College of Medicine, 3056 6 Dae Myung 4, Dong, Nam Gu, Daegu, 705 718, Korea
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:66-71. 2008
    ..However, it is difficult to achieve symmetry in patients with blepharoptosis...
  5. ncbi Aesthetic and functional management of eyelid and orbital reconstruction
    Bruce K Moskowitz
    Department of Ophthalmology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Facial Plast Surg 24:69-77. 2008
    ..Successful outcomes in eyelid and orbital reconstruction depend upon proper knowledge, planning, and multidisciplinary management...
  6. ncbi Congenital ptosis: Long-term outcome of frontalis suspension using autogenous temporal fascia or fascia lata in children
    C Philandrianos
    Service de Chirurgie Plastique Pédiatrique, Department of Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Hôpital Timone Enfants Timone Children s Hospital, 264 rue Saint Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 05, France
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:782-6. 2010
    ..It is an effective procedure in the long term. In our opinion, it is the technique of choice to treat young children with severe congenital ptosis...
  7. ncbi One medial triangular Tutoplast sling as a frontalis suspension for adult myogenic blepharoptosis
    Nir Seider
    Alberto Moscona Department of Ophthalmology, Rambam Medical Centre, Haifa, Israel
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 84:121-3. 2006
    ..We describe the short-term, follow-up results of frontalis suspension surgery for adult myogenic blepharoptosis using Tutoplast, a commercially available fascia lata allograft...
  8. ncbi Efficacy of pulsed electromagnetic energy in postoperative recovery from blepharoplasty
    Craig N Czyz
    Division of Ophthalmology, Section of Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ohio University Doctor s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Dermatol Surg 38:445-50. 2012
    ..The device emits a low-level, pulsed electromagnetic energy field, which modulates resting cell membrane potential, allowing a return to physiologic resting membrane potential...
  9. ncbi Large orbital osteoma arising from orbital roof: Excision through an upper blepharoplasty incision
    Murat Livaoglu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Orbit 28:200-2. 2009
    ..His left eye was proptotic and directed to downward lateral gaze position. Using upper blepharoplasty incision, the osteoma was completely excised...
  10. ncbi Treatment of post-blepharoplasty lower lid retraction by free tarsoconjunctival grafting
    Melanie Ferri
    Faculty of Health Sciences McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Orbit 21:281-8. 2002
    b>Blepharoplasty is probably the most commonly performed facial cosmetic procedure...
  11. ncbi Double-eyelid blepharoplasty incorporating blepharoptosis surgery for 'latent' aponeurotic ptosis
    Jin Li
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ninth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, PR China
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:993-9. 2011
    Most of the patients who undergo double-eyelid blepharoplasty report satisfactory cosmetic results...
  12. ncbi Blepharoplasty with aponeurotic fixation corrects asymmetry of the eyebrows caused by paralysis of the unilateral frontalis muscle in Orientals
    Hideo Kushima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 39:39-44. 2005
    ..In this paper, we describe an effective way of correcting such asymmetry by using blepharoplasty with aponeurotic fixation, and three case reports were presented...
  13. ncbi Open loop fascial sling for severe congenital blepharoptosis
    Zakaria Yahya Arajy
    Scientific Council of Plastic Surgery, Iraqi Board for Medical Specializations, Baghdad, Iraq
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 40:129-33. 2012
    ..We describe a simple open loop fascia lata suspension sling to the frontalis muscle to treat patients with severe eyelid ptosis and poor levator function...
  14. ncbi 'Kite-tail' fascia lata strips technique: frontalis suspension using a non-endoscopic minimally invasive single-thigh incision approach
    Cem Evereklioglu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Division of Oculoplastic, Orbital and Lacrimal Surgery, Erciyes University Medical Faculty, Kayseri, Turkey
    Br J Ophthalmol 96:570-5. 2012
    ..To introduce 'kite-tail' strips or a 'multiple Z-plasty' technique on an autogenous fascia lata graft without a stripper to correct severe blepharoptosis by frontalis suspension and to evaluate its effectiveness on surgical outcome...
  15. ncbi Morbihan's disease: treatment with CO2 laser blepharoplasty
    Falk Georges Bechara
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    J Dermatol 31:113-5. 2004
    ..Systemic therapies with corticocosteroids and antibiotics were not successful, but CO2 laser blepharoplasty led to good cosmetic results with marked improvement of visual impairment and no recurrence during the six-..
  16. ncbi Primary bilateral silicone frontalis suspension for good levator function ptosis in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 96:841-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate outcomes of patients with oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy (OPMD) with levator function (LF) ≥ 10mm who underwent primary bilateral silicone frontalis suspension...
  17. ncbi Ptosis repair options and algorithm
    Altug Cetinkaya
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 19:428-34. 2008
    ..Each patient needs to be individually assessed and treated. A surgeon needs to be familiar with all types of surgical repair to choose the best possible option for his/her particular patient...
  18. ncbi [Aesthetic blepharoplasty]
    Darina Krastinova-Lolov
    Unité de chirurgie cranio orbitopalpébrale, Hopital Foch, 40, rue Worth, 92150 Suresnes, France
    Ann Chir Plast Esthet 48:350-63. 2003
    Suzanne Noël, a pioneer of aesthetic surgery in Europe, first published her results with cosmetic blepharoplasty in 1926, in a book entitled: "The social role of aesthetic surgery"...
  19. ncbi Upper blepharoplasty approach to frontozygomatic dermoid cysts
    Kathryn E Nelson
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Alder Hey Children s Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    J Craniofac Surg 22:e41-4. 2011
    ..We aimed to present experience of Alder Hey Children's Hospital on frontozygomatic dermoid removal through a blepharoplasty incision...
  20. ncbi Correction of congenital severe ptosis by suspension of a frontal muscle flap overlapped with an inferiorly based orbital septum flap
    Y Pan
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Xi an, People s Republic of China
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:604-12; discussion 613. 2008
    ..This report introduces a new method for correction of congenital severe upper eyelid ptosis...
  21. ncbi A simplified technique of ptosis repair using a single adjustable suture
    M A Meltzer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Ophthalmology 108:1889-92. 2001
    ..It may readily be combined with other procedures such as blepharoplasty. It is also useful when the "ideal" lid level may not be determined until the postoperative period, ..
  22. ncbi Perioperative posterior ischemic optic neuropathy as a rare complication of blepharoplasty
    H Kordic
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kantonsspital Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland
    Ophthalmologica 219:185-8. 2005
    To report a case of visual loss to light perception in the right eye after upper and lower eyelid blepharoplasty.
  23. ncbi Infero-eyebrow blepharoplasty for the upper eyelids of elderly patients
    Tsutomu Hara
    Hara Eye Hospital, Nishi 1 1 11, Utsunomiya 320 0861, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 95:109-11. 2011
    ..To describe a procedure for removing excess wrinkles from the upper lids of elderly patients...
  24. ncbi Infraeyebrow excision blepharoplasty for Japanese blepharochalasis: review of 35 patients over 60 years old
    Akira Sugamata
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Tokyo Medical University Hachioji Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 44:17-20. 2010
    ..There were no serious complications. We conclude that infraeyebrow blepharoplasty with tucking of the orbital septum is a simple and effective treatment for blepharochalasis in older East ..
  25. ncbi What causes eyelid bags? Analysis of 114 consecutive patients
    Robert Alan Goldberg
    Division of Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Jules Stein Eye Institute, and the Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif 90095 7006, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1395-402; discussion 1403-4. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the anatomical basis for perception of lower eyelid bags in patients seeking aesthetic surgery and to evaluate the cumulative contribution of different anatomic characteristics before surgery...
  26. ncbi Extended upper blepharoplasty for lateral hooding of the upper eyelid using a scalpel-shaped excision: a 13-year experience
    Yaron Har-Shai
    Unit of Plastic Surgery, Carmel Medical Center, and the Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1028-35; discussion 1036. 2004
    ..The accepted crescent-shaped blepharoplasty is somewhat convex, which is widest at the center of the lid with or without a lateral extension...
  27. ncbi Infrabrow excision blepharoplasty: applications and outcomes in upper blepharoplasty in Asian women
    Young Seok Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Institute for Human Tissue Restoration, Yongdong Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:1199-205. 2008
    To avoid the somewhat operated look while effectively resolving shortcomings inherent in the conventional blepharoplasty technique, the authors propose an infrabrow excision blepharoplasty as a satisfying and useful alternative...
  28. ncbi Rejuvenation of the midface by elevating the malar fat pad: review of technique, cases, and complications
    Benoit C De Cordier
    Divison of Plastic Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 110:1526-36; discussion 1537-40. 2002
    ..This experience confirms that malar fat pad elevation is a safe and effective method to rejuvenate the central third of the face...
  29. ncbi Outcomes of anterior levator resection in congenital blepharoptosis
    C A Cates
    Department of Ophthalmology, Salisbury District Hospital, Wiltshire, UK
    Eye 15:770-3. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: In this series of patients, pre-operative levator function was found to be the most significant predictor of surgical outcome for anterior levator resection...
  30. ncbi Transblepharoplasty lower eyelid and midface rejuvenation: part II. Functional applications of midface elevation
    Michael Patipa
    Oculoplastic and Orbital Consultants, West Palm Beach, FL 33407, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1469-74, discussion 1475-7. 2004
    ..The author has utilized the same techniques frequently used by aesthetic surgeons to elevate the lower eyelid and midface for patients, with improvement or resolution of their ocular complaints. The technique and results are presented...
  31. ncbi Evolution of technique of the direct transblepharoplasty approach for the correction of lower lid and midfacial aging: maximizing results and minimizing complications in a 5-year experience
    T R Hester
    Paces Plastic Surgery and Recovery Center, Atlanta, GA 30327, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 105:393-406; discussion 407-8. 2000
    During the past 5 years, the authors have used a direct trans-lower lid blepharoplasty subperiosteal approach to the lower lid and midface for the purpose of correction of midfacial aging in 757 patients...
  32. ncbi Blepharoplasty: laser or cold steel?
    B S Biesman
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Skin Therapy Lett 8:5-7. 2003
    b>Blepharoplasty of the upper and/or lower eyelids can restore a youthful appearance to the aging face. This is a minimally invasive procedure that can be accomplished with little bleeding and a small incision...
  33. ncbi Noninvasive lower eyelid blepharoplasty: a new technique using nonablative radiofrequency on periorbital skin
    Javier Ruiz-Esparza
    University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:125-9. 2004
    ..Historically, correction has either been surgical through either transcutaneous or transconjunctival blepharoplasty or ablative through laser resurfacing or chemical peeling...
  34. ncbi Video-assisted endoscopic transtemporal multilayer upper midface lift (MUM-Lift)
    Antonio de la Fuente
    Unit of Plastic Surgery, Hospital Ruber International, Spain
    J Craniofac Surg 16:267-76. 2005
    ..This newly introduced procedure is an exciting feature that has evolved into a useful modality. It provides natural and improved facial rejuvenation...
  35. ncbi Orbicularis transposition flap for muscle suspension in lower blepharoplasty
    Carlos E Carriquiry
    School of Medicine, Universidad de la Republica, Montevideo, Uruguay
    Ann Plast Surg 57:138-41. 2006
    Different problems can be encountered when planning a lower blepharoplasty, such as festoons, prominent fat bags, and a conspicuous transition from eyelid to cheek. Frequently, they occur simultaneously...
  36. ncbi Transblepharoplasty lower eyelid and midface rejuvenation: part I. Avoiding complications by utilizing lessons learned from the treatment of complications
    Michael Patipa
    Oculoplastic and Orbital Consultants, West Palm Beach, FL 33407, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1459-68; discussion 1475-7. 2004
    ..This surgical approach can be utilized in all appropriate candidates but is especially useful in reoperative cosmetic surgery patients and the older patient population...
  37. ncbi [Which treatment for the malar bags?]
    R Rossarie
    Service de chirurgie maxillofaciale, plastique et esthétique, centre hospitalier intercommunal R Ballanger, Boulevard Robert Ballanger, Aulnay sous Bois, France
    Ann Chir Plast Esthet 54:57-70. 2009
    ..Even taking into account its various evolutions, the standard lower eyelid blepharoplasty can correct neither the ptosis nor the excess of orbicularis oculi muscle, which appear to be the main ..
  38. ncbi Volumetric rejuvenation of the periorbital region
    Mark Glasgold
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Facial Plast Surg 26:252-9. 2010
    ..The incorporation of volume with these techniques based on the specific analysis of volume loss produces more natural appearing true rejuvenation...
  39. ncbi Blepharoplasty complications
    Gary J Lelli
    Division of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Ophthalmology, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:1007-17. 2010
    Postoperative complications of blepharoplasty range from cutaneous changes to vision-threatening emergencies. Some of these can be prevented with careful preoperative evaluation and surgical technique...
  40. ncbi Necrotizing fasciitis after cosmetic blepharoplasty
    I J Suner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 128:367-8. 1999
    To report a case of necrotizing fasciitis after cosmetic blepharoplasty.
  41. ncbi Three-dimensional rejuvenation of the midface: volumetric resculpture by malar imbrication
    J W Little
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 105:267-85; discussion 286-9. 2000
    ....
  42. ncbi Restricted ocular movements following lower eyelid fat repositioning
    Robert A Goldberg
    Division of Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Jules Stein Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of California Los Angeles, 100 Stein Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7006, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 110:302-5; discussion 306-8. 2002
  43. ncbi Lower eyelid blepharoplasty: analysis of indications and the treatment of 100 patients
    Samieh S Rizk
    Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:1299-306; discussion 1307-8. 2003
    Traditionally, lower lid blepharoplasty has been confined to a choice of skin or skin-muscle flap transcutaneous blepharoplasty...
  44. ncbi MOC-PSSM CME article: Blepharoplasty
    Andrew P Trussler
    Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8820, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1-10. 2008
    ..Identify pertinent findings in the preoperative evaluation of the blepharoplasty patient that could affect operative management. 2...
  45. ncbi Efficacy of octyl-2-cyanoacrylate tissue glue in blepharoplasty. A prospective controlled study of wound-healing characteristics
    D Greene
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Calif, USA
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 1:292-6. 1999
    To compare the surgical efficacy and wound-healing characteristics of the tissue adhesive octyl-2-cyanoacrylate (approved by the Food and Drug Administration) with traditional suture closure in upper blepharoplasty.
  46. ncbi Long-term results of lower-lid suspension blepharoplasty: a 30-year experience
    Carlo P Honrado
    The Larrabee Center for Facial Plastic Surgery and the Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 6:150-4. 2004
    Muscle suspension blepharoplasty remains a reliable method to tighten the loose skin and muscle of the lower eyelid.
  47. ncbi Transconjunctival versus transcutaneous approach in upper and lower blepharoplasty
    A A Jacono
    Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, 310 East 14th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Facial Plast Surg 17:21-8. 2001
    In this article, we review the traditional transcutaneous upper lid blepharoplasty technique and contrast it to the newly described transconjunctival upper lid blepharoplasty technique that has limited indications...
  48. ncbi Innervation of the lower eyelid in relation to blepharoplasty and midface lift: clinical observation and cadaveric study
    K Hwang
    Department of Plastic Surgery, College of Medicine, Inha University, Inchon, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 47:1-5; discussion 5-7. 2001
    Ectropion or scleral show resulting from weakness of the lower eyelids is not uncommon after lower blepharoplasty or midface lift via blepharoplasty incision...
  49. ncbi The "mini tarsal strip" lateral canthopexy for lower eyelid laser-assisted blepharoplasty-indications, technique and complications in 614 cases
    James H Oestreicher
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Orbit 29:7-10. 2010
    ..We describe this procedure in the context of transconjunctival lower lid blepharoplasty.
  50. ncbi Long-term results of autogenous palmaris longus frontalis sling in children with congenital ptosis
    C Y Wong
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Eye (Lond) 19:546-8. 2005
    ..To investigate the long-term outcome of using autogenous palmaris longus tendon (PLT) sling for correcting congenital ptosis in children...
  51. ncbi The concept of a glide zone as it relates to upper lid crease, lid fold, and application in upper blepharoplasty
    William Pai Dei Chen
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:379-86. 2007
  52. ncbi Celebrity arcade suture blepharoplasty for double eyelid
    Wen Chieh Liao
    Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 29:540-5. 2005
    ..Suture blepharoplasty may create a relatively even and symmetric invagination fold...
  53. ncbi Subbrow blepharoplasty for upper eyelid rejuvenation in Asians
    Daniel Lee
    Aesthet Surg J 29:284-8. 2009
    Classical blepharoplasty removes supratarsal upper eyelid skin rather than subbrow skin. It does not adequately address the redundant skin of lateral hooding. Asians tend to have higher eyebrows than whites...
  54. ncbi Minor complications after blepharoplasty: dry eyes, chemosis, granulomas, ptosis, and scleral show
    Salvatore J Pacella
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Scripps Clinic and Research Institute, and Paces Plastic Surgery, La Jolla, Calif, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:709-18. 2010
    b>Blepharoplasty remains one of the most popular operations in facial aesthetic surgery. Serious complications, which include blindness, retrobulbar hematoma, and ectropion, although relatively rare, are well reported in the literature...
  55. ncbi Excision of multiple eyelid apocrine hidrocystomas via an en-bloc lower eyelid blepharoplasty incision
    J D Henderer
    Department of Ophthalmology, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers 31:157-61. 2000
    ..We report a surgical technique using a lower eyelid blepharoplasty incision to remove the confluent tumors of the lower eyelids en-bloc...
  56. ncbi Asian blepharoplasty: an 18-year experience in 6215 patients
    Arthi Kruavit
    Division of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ramathibodi Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Aesthet Surg J 29:272-83. 2009
    ..However, the traditional long-incision, double-eyelid blepharoplasty procedure can result in eyelid swelling that lasts for months, resulting in the temporary appearance of an ..
  57. ncbi Comprehensive considerations in blepharoplasty in an Asian population: a 10-year experience
    Lingli Guo
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai, China
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 34:466-74. 2010
    This article discusses the effectiveness, patient selection criteria, complications, and the appropriate procedures for lower blepharoplasty in an Asian population.
  58. ncbi The efficacy of melilotus extract in the management of postoperative ecchymosis and edema after simultaneous rhinoplasty and blepharoplasty
    Fengzhi Xu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2nd Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, China
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:599-603. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the potential benefits of this herbal extract in treating postoperative ecchymosis and edema after simultaneous rhinoplasty and blepharoplasty.
  59. ncbi Improved visual acuity after frontalis sling surgery for simple congenital ptosis
    Gustavo Rodríguez Salinas
    Ramón Pando Ferrer Ophthalmology Institute, Havana, Cuba
    MEDICC Rev 13:23-8. 2011
    ..Among these patients in Cuba, those with the most complex clinical characteristics are generally referred to the Ramón Pando Ferrer Ophthalmology Institute in Havana...
  60. ncbi Upper blepharoplasty in the Asian patient: the "double eyelid" operation
    John A McCurdy
    University of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, 96813, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 13:47-64. 2005
    Upper Blepharoplasty in the Asian eye is a challenging procedure. This article aims to provide more than a basic description of upper blepharoplasty in the Asian patient...
  61. ncbi Cautery of the orbital septum during blepharoplasty
    Phillip H Choo
    Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Service, Department of Ophthalmology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 19:1-4. 2003
    ..of a grid of electrocautery to the orbital septum to treat anteriorly prolapsed eyelid fat pads during blepharoplasty has been previously described...
  62. ncbi Comparison of materials used in frontalis suspension
    B N Wasserman
    Princeton Eye Laser Center, NJ 08540, USA. hhtp://www.princetonlaser.com
    Arch Ophthalmol 119:687-91. 2001
    ..Other materials are useful for temporary eyelid elevation. All materials carry the risk of potential infection and/or granuloma formation...
  63. ncbi Upper blepharoplasty in the Asian eyelid
    David W Kim
    Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 2330 Post Street, 5th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94115 1809, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 15:327-35, vi. 2007
    Upper-eyelid blepharoplasty in the Asian patient poses unique challenges. The anatomy is complex and highly variable, and the esthetic goals vary from patient to patient...
  64. ncbi Upper blepharoplasty with lateral segmental orbicularis excision
    Alan D Widgerow
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Ann Plast Surg 50:471-4. 2003
    ..elliptical excision of the lateral orbicularis oculi muscle larger than that traditionally described using the blepharoplasty incision...
  65. ncbi Modified technique and ptosis clamp for surgical correction of congenital pediatric ptosis by anterior levator resection
    Kayvan Keyhani
    Department of Ophthalmology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York, USA
    Facial Plast Surg 23:156-61. 2007
    ..The author has utilized this clamp and modified technique in over 350 lid surgeries over the past ten years...
  66. ncbi Extended infrabrow excision blepharoplasty for dermatochalasis in asians
    Akihiro Ichinose
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe University, Chuo Ku, Kobe, Japan
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 13:327-31. 2011
    To describe extended infrabrow excision blepharoplasty (IBEB), whereby skin excision is extended to a substantial part of intrabrow skin and the intrabrow incision is made perpendicular to the hair shaft.
  67. ncbi Extended preseptal fat resection in Asian blepharoplasty
    Akihiro Ichinose
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Kobe University, Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 60:121-6. 2008
    The thickness of the upper eyelid is a bothersome condition that can be alleviated by blepharoplasty in Asians...
  68. ncbi Efficacy and efficiency of a small-incision, minimal dissection procedure versus a traditional approach for correcting aponeurotic ptosis
    Bartley R Frueh
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, W K Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:2158-63. 2004
    ..To compare the efficacy and efficiency of a new small anterior incision, minimal dissection ptosis procedure with that of a traditional anterior aponeurotic approach for the correction of aponeurotic ptosis...
  69. ncbi Blepharoplasty with ptosis repair
    James H Carraway
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Division of Plastic Surgery, Virginia Beach, VA 23462, USA
    Aesthet Surg J 29:54-61. 2009
    ..The reader is presumed to have a broad understanding of aesthetic surgical procedures. After studying this article, the participant should be able to:..
  70. ncbi Re: "Effect of unilateral blepharoptosis on contralateral eyelid position"
    Kenneth S C Yuen
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 21:323-4; author reply 323. 2005
  71. ncbi [Quantitative eyelid evaluation of anophthalmic cavity carriers with external ocular prosthesis]
    Rodrigo Ueno Takahagi
    Departamento de Oftalmologia, Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia de Cabeca e Pescoco, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 68:517-20. 2005
    ..The authors intend to evaluate the eyelid position before and after the external prosthesis adaptation, using digital image processing techniques...
  72. ncbi Correcting aponeurotic ptosis
    David R Jordan
    Ophthalmology 113:163-4; author reply 164. 2006
  73. ncbi Pathogenesis and surgical correction of dynamic lower scleral show as a sign of disinsertion of the levator aponeurosis from the tarsus
    Kiyoshi Matsuo
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Nagano 390 8621, Japan
    Br J Plast Surg 58:668-75. 2005
    ..The former displaces the globe upwards and the latter retracts the lower eyelid, resulting in dynamic lower scleral show as a sign of disinsertion of the levator aponeurosis from the tarsus, which can be surgically corrected...
  74. ncbi Re: "Effect of unilateral blepharoptosis on contralateral eyelid position"
    Allen M Putterman
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 21:323; author reply 324. 2005
  75. ncbi Re: "Horizontal eyelid movement on eyelid closure"
    Naser Owji
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 21:474; author reply 474-5. 2005
  76. ncbi [Evaluation of the surgery results of Müller's muscle-conjunctival resection in the treatment of blepharoptosis]
    Serge Morax
    Setor de Cirurgia Orbito Palpebral, Fondation Ophtalmologique A de Rothschild
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 68:333-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the results of Müller's muscle-conjunctival resection for correction of blepharoptosis and to discuss the advantages of this procedure...
  77. ncbi Revisiting upper eyelid anatomy: introduction of the septal extension
    Russell R Reid
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:65-6; discussion 71-2. 2006
    ..Often, the plastic surgeon performs ptosis and/or septal surgery in conjunction with blepharoplasty. The relationship between eyelid adnexal structures and upper eyelid function is a delicate but critical one...
  78. ncbi Floppy eyelid syndrome: quantifying the effect of horizontal tightening on upper eyelid position
    David M Mills
    Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Lions Eye Institute, Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:1932-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate the change in upper eyelid position after horizontal surgical tightening in patients with floppy eyelid syndrome...
  79. ncbi Transblepharoplasty ptosis repair: three-step technique
    Clinton D McCord
    Paces Plastic Surgery, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1037-44. 2007
    ..The authors studied the effectiveness of a technique for the quantitation of aponeurotic repair that is not a measured resection procedure, does not require voluntary patient cooperation, and can be performed under general anesthesia...
  80. ncbi Double-bridged flap procedure for nonmarginal, full-thickness, upper eyelid reconstruction
    Jonathan J Dutton
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7040, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 23:459-62. 2007
    ..To describe the technique and results of double-bridged flap reconstruction of full-thickness upper eyelid defects that spares the upper eyelid margin...
  81. ncbi Predictability of conjunctival-Müellerectomy for blepharoptosis repair
    Eva Ayala
    Hospital San Juan de Dios, Santa Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
    Orbit 26:217-21. 2007
    ..To assess the predictability of the algorithm used to determine the amount of tissue resection for conjunctival-Müellerectomy during blepharoptosis repair...
  82. ncbi Modified tarsal resection operation for congenital ptosis with fair levator function
    Sarit M Patel
    Department of Ophthalmology, West Virginia University Eye Institute, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 24:1-6. 2008
    ..The authors review their 10-year experience with an en bloc resection of tarsus, Müller muscle, and conjunctiva in conjunction with graded levator aponeurosis advancement (a variation of the tarsectomy operation)...
  83. ncbi Stability of silicone band frontalis suspension for the treatment of severe unilateral upper eyelid ptosis in infants
    P Fogagnolo
    G B Bietti Foundation IRCCS Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Roma Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 18:723-7. 2008
    ..To address the efficacy, safety, and stability of frontalis suspension of the upper eyelid with a silicone band for the treatment of severe congenital ptosis in infants...
  84. ncbi Transient descent of the contralateral eyelid in unilateral ptosis surgery
    Edward J Wladis
    Scheie Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 24:348-51. 2008
    ..To report novel findings regarding contralateral eyelid height (i.e., intraoperative descent, followed by postoperative elevation) during unilateral ptosis surgery and to comment on their relevance in surgical planning...
  85. ncbi A randomized clinical trial of two methods of fascia lata suspension in congenital ptosis
    Abbas Bagheri
    Department of Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Research Center, Labbafinejad Medical Center, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University, Tehran, Iran
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 23:217-21. 2007
    ..To compare the results of 2 methods of upper eyelid sling placement with autogenous fascia lata in the treatment of congenital ptosis...
  86. ncbi Transconjunctival levator aponeurotic repair without resection of Müller's muscle
    Akihiro Ichinose
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Kobe University, Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Hyogo, Kobe, Japan
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 31:279-84. 2007
    ..Also, the surgeon needs to gain familiarity with the surgical anatomy of the everted eyelid. This method could, with refinements, become the procedure of choice for the correction of blepharoptosis in selected patients...
  87. ncbi Polytetrafluoroethylene as a spacer graft for the correction of lower eyelid retraction
    Yong Jae Lee
    Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Ophthalmol 19:247-51. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of porous expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (e-PTFE, Goretex) containing large pores made with a 21-gauge needle as a graft for the correction of lower lid retraction...
  88. ncbi Simple epicanthoplasty with minimal scar
    So Ki Yi
    Department of Plastic Surgery, College of Medicine, Catholic University of Korea, 505 Banpo Dong, Seocho Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 31:350-3. 2007
    ..Medial epicanthoplasty enhances the aesthetic result by lengthening the palpebral fissure horizontally, thus producing larger-looking, open eyes. This study describes the author's method for correcting the medial epicanthal fold...
  89. ncbi Regional nerve block of the upper eyelid in oculoplastic surgery
    A R Ismail
    Portsmouth Eye Unit, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth, UK
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:509-13. 2006
    ..To establish the efficacy of a regional nerve block of the upper eyelid and its effect on levator motor function...
  90. ncbi Approaches for correcting aponeurotic ptosis
    Kostas G Boboridis
    Ophthalmology 113:1889-90; author reply 1890-1. 2006
  91. ncbi A modified posterior approach for upper eyelid retraction
    Audrey L G Looi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 22:434-7. 2006
    ....
  92. ncbi Tarsal switch levator resection for the treatment of blepharoptosis in patients with poor eye protective mechanisms
    Sheri L Demartelaere
    Texas Oculoplastic Consultants, Austin, Texas 78705, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:2357-63. 2006
    ..The authors report the use of a tarsal switch levator resection procedure that opens the palpebral fissure while reducing the risk of postoperative exposure in ptosis patients with poor eye protective mechanisms...
  93. ncbi Small incision subperiosteal and trans-blepharoplasty forehead and browlift
    I Mavrikakis
    Corneo Plastic Unit, The Queen Victoria Hospital, Holtye Road, East Grinstead, RH19 3DZ, UK
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 60:195-200. 2007
    ..small-incision subperiosteal forehead and browlift in patients undergoing associated upper eyelid blepharoplasty. This is a retrospective, non-comparative case series of 14 consecutive patients in 12 months...
  94. ncbi [Analysis of treatment results 389 patients with congenital blepharoptosis]
    Kazimierz Kobus
    Kliniki Chirurgii Plastycznej Akademii Medycznej we Wrocławiu
    Klin Oczna 110:159-65. 2008
    ..Retrospective analysis of the results in the treatment of congenital blepharoptosis...
  95. ncbi Safety and efficacy of silicone rod frontalis suspension surgery for childhood ptosis repair
    Carrie L Morris
    Duke University Eye Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 45:280-8; quiz 289-90. 2008
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of silicone rod frontalis suspension surgery for childhood ptosis...
  96. ncbi Free tarsus autogenous graft struts for lower eyelid elevation
    Raman Malhotra
    Corneo Plastic Unit, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, United Kingdom
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 21:117-22. 2005
    ..We describe an augmentation of FTG in its use as a spacer, by way of creating 2 parallel-placed vertical FTG struts, in contrast to interpositioning the FTG horizontally...
  97. ncbi Nonincisional blepharoplasty using the debulking method
    Young Joon Lee
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inje University Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 27:434-7. 2003
    ..Thus blepharoplasty by the nonincisional method is performed frequently...
  98. ncbi Outcome and influencing factors of external levator palpebrae superioris aponeurosis advancement for blepharoptosis
    Timothy J McCulley
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford, California, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 19:388-93. 2003
    ..To evaluate, in patients with acquired good-function blepharoptosis, levator advancement success and surgical failure risk factors...
  99. ncbi Frontalis muscle flap advancement for jaw-winking ptosis
    Zafar U Islam
    Khyber Institute of Opthalmic Medical Sciences, Hayatabad Medical Complex, Peshawar, Pakistan
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 18:365-9. 2002
    ..To describe the technique and results of frontalis muscle flap advancement for correction of ptosis associated with jaw-winking...
  100. ncbi Lateral canthoplasty
    Norman Shorr
    Division of Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 19:345-52. 2003
  101. ncbi Orbicularis plication for ptosis: a third alternative
    Daljit Singh
    Dr Daljit Singh Eye Hospital, 1 Radha Soami Road, Amritsar 143002, India
    Ann Ophthalmol (Skokie) 38:185-93. 2006
    ..Over 9 years, 265 operations have been performed on a wide variety and severity of ptosis. The technique is a viable addition/alternative to the existing methods of ptosis surgery...