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July 1985

Use of Electrosurgery in Blepharoplasty

Arch Otolaryngol. 1985;111(7):441-442. doi:10.1001/archotol.1985.00800090055007

• The use of electrosurgery in blepharoplasty is controversial. The reluctance to use this technique may be related to a misunderstanding of the principles of electrosurgery and to uncertainty about its physical effects on local tissues. On the basis of a review of the physics of electrosurgery, our personal technique, and our clinical results, we feel the method is safe and may offer several advantages over traditional techniques.

(Arch Otolaryngol 1985;111:441-442)

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