Treatment of mild eyelid ptosis with conjunctivo-mullerectomyVideo Type: CVideo
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Author: Dov Goldenberg
Specialties: Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery, Reconstructive
Schools: Hospital Municipal Infantil Menino Jesus
Mild eyelid ptosis with good elevator function can be treated with minimally invasive procedures. When Muller's muscle contraction corrects the deficiency (evaluated by phenilefrine test) conjunctivo-mullerectomy is the procedure of choice.
This video presents the surgical steps to perform conjunctivo-mullerectomy.
Dov Charles Goldenberg, MD Phd, Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo Medical School
Vania Kharmandayan, MD, Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo Medical School