TITLE: Blepharoplasty
SOURCE: Dept. of Otolaryngology, UTMB, Grand Rounds
DATE: March 1, 1995
RESIDENT PHYSICIAN: Daniel P. Slaughter, M.D.
FACULTY: Karen H. Calhoun, M.D.
SERIES EDITOR: Francis B. Quinn, Jr., M.D.

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"This material was prepared by resident physicians in partial fulfillment of educational requirements established for the Postgraduate Training Program of the UTMB Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery and was not intended for clinical use in its present form. It was prepared for the purpose of stimulating group discussion in a conference setting. No warranties, either express or implied, are made with respect to its accuracy, completeness, or timeliness. The material does not necessarily reflect the current or past opinions of members of the UTMB faculty and should not be used for purposes of diagnosis or treatment without consulting appropriate literature sources and informed professional opinion."

I. Anatomy

II. INDICATIONS

Functional

Cosmetic

III. Contraindications (relative)

Proptosis, deep set eyes, dry eyes, coagulopathy, significant ocular pathology

IV. Preoperative evaluation

V. Operative techniques