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To the Editor.
—In my opinion it is a mistake to excise scar tissue in order to correct trachomatous entropion (Archives 96:874-877, 1978). The classical procedure for the repair of such a lesion is the "inversio tarsi." I learned this procedure in Hungary during 12 years of collaboration with Professor Blaskovics and later in Austria, Ceylon, and Vietnam. It always proved to be most successful and I wonder whether the authors have ever tried it.
Fesus AV. Trachomatous Entropion Correction. Arch Ophthalmol. 1978;96(9):1700. doi:10.1001/archopht.1978.03910060306026