A method of upper lid reconstruction is reported using a substantial amount of the lid's own tissue as well as a temporal advancement flap. The result is a well-functioning, good-looking lid. The development of ophthalmic plastic surgery techniques is briefly reviewed. The recent interdiction against using upper lid tissue for lower lid repair is questioned.
Fox SA. Upper Lid Reconstruction. Arch Ophthalmol. 1972;88(1):46–48. doi:10.1001/archopht.1972.01000030048010
Monkeypox Resource Center
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.