Levator aponeurosis disinsertion in congenital entropion of the upper eyelid

R. A. 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
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

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