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Article
May 1983

Nonincisional Correction of Epiblepharon and Congenital Entropion

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock (Dr Wilkes). Dr Dryden is in private practice in Tucson.; Deceased.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1983;101(5):778-781. doi:10.1001/archopht.1983.01040010778017
Abstract

• Nonincisional suture techniques are used for the treatment of epiblepharon and congenital entropion. An explanation for the unstable eyelid seems to involve similar developmental anomalies of the eyelid retractor. Congenital entropion has been treated promptly in the past. Contrary to tradition, symptomatic epiblepharon should also be treated early.

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