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Results of upper lid loading in the treatment of lagophthalmos caused by facial palsy



Results of upper lid loading in the treatment of lagophthalmos caused by facial palsy



British Journal of Plastic Surgery 41(4): 369-372



Upper lid loading by a gold weight has been used satisfactorily to treat 19 cases of lagophthalmos in facial palsy. The technique is simple to perform, produces an acceptable cosmetic and functional result and has a relatively low complication rate.

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PMID: 3395768

DOI: 10.1016/0007-1226(88)90076-8


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