Ptosis Surgery Pdf Ptosis is the low position of the top eye lid, occasionally called”lazy eye”. If left untreated in babies it may impair the growth of eyesight, and in adults it could be an indication of muscular fatigue, endocrine disorder, poisoning or cancer. This thorough text and atlas provides ophthalmologists in training and in training full coverage of those causes, identification, analysis and surgical interventions available to cure this condition.
Presented in ten chapters out of human anatomy and differential diagnoses to surgical interventions, this publication shows the newest surgical methods through line drawings prior to proceeding to clinical photos of these techniques. The publication also covers the operative management of other related conditions i.e. telecanthus, epicanthus, and ectropion which might have to be handled in combination with Ptosis and has a priceless collection of medications reported to cause Ptosis and syndromes and diseases related to the condition.