Levator aponeurosis disinsertion in congenital entropion of the upper eyelid

Roger Dailey, A. R. Harrison, P. L. Hildebrand, J. L. Wobig

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Abstract

Purpose: To present a patient with congenital entropion of the upper eyelid caused by levator aponeurosis disinsertion. Methods: Case report. Results: Surgical correction of the levator aponeurosis disinsertion corrected the upper eyelid entropion. Conclusions: Congenital upper eyelid entropion may be caused by levator aponeurosis disinsertion and treated effectively by repairing the anatomic defect.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)360-362
Number of pages3
JournalOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Volume15
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1999

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Levator aponeurosis disinsertion in congenital entropion of the upper eyelid. / Dailey, Roger; Harrison, A. R.; Hildebrand, P. L.; Wobig, J. L.

In: Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Vol. 15, No. 5, 1999, p. 360-362.

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Dailey, Roger ; Harrison, A. R. ; Hildebrand, P. L. ; Wobig, J. L. / Levator aponeurosis disinsertion in congenital entropion of the upper eyelid. In: Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 1999 ; Vol. 15, No. 5. pp. 360-362.
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