Complications in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery by Brian G. Brazzo

By Brian G. Brazzo

This multi-contributed textual content intends to fill a void in ophthalmic literature by means of having a look into eyelid and lacrimal surgical procedure problems and their respective remedies. A huge diversity of ophthalmologists, together with citizens and normal ophthalmologists, will enjoy the direct and concise assurance of the main often encountered methods. Key suggestions and examples of problems & remedy, coupled with various colour illustrations, will current the fabrics truly to the reader. The textual content addresses issues and offers how one can determine, right, deal with and forestall detrimental effects.

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Carbon dioxide and Er:YAG laser resurfacing. Results. Clin Plast Surg April 2000;27(2):241–250. Walsh JT, Flotte TJ, Anderson RR, et al. Pulsed CO2 laser tissue ablation: effect of tissue type and pulse duration on thermal damage. Lasers Surg Med 1988;8:108. com 4 FOREHEAD LIFT •Brian G. Brazzo T he eyebrows and forehead are distinct features of the face. When aesthetically pleasing, they can convey a sense of restfulness, attractiveness, and health. However, with drooping of the eyebrows and contraction of the frontalis muscle, the upper face may appear sad, tired, or angry.

The lateral fat pad is covered with more septa than the central fat pad, and the fat may not spring forward as easily. After the superficial portion of the lateral fat pad has been excised, the posterior fat comes forward more freely. The inferior oblique muscle separates the central and medial fat compartments. The surgeon should learn to identify this structure, especially when learning this technique, in order to confirm the identity of the medial fat compartment and to avoid injury to the inferior oblique muscle.

For patients of Fitzpatrick class III and IV, the regimen is started 4 weeks prior to treatment. For all patients, hypoallergenic sunscreen rated at least SPF-15 is recommended. All patients need to understand that they must to avoid sun exposure, particularly in the postoperative period. 2 The reason is that the epidermal melanocytes, which are affected by these agents, are destroyed by the laser process and therefore do not contribute to the pigmentary changes. This topic continues to be debated by laser experts.

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