publication . Article . 2016

Comparative study on conjoint fascial sheath suspension and levator muscle resection for moderate or severe congenital ptosis

Wei Lin; Yang Xu; Fei-Lun Ye;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2016 Journal: Guoji Yanke Zazhi (issn: 1672-5123, eissn: 1672-5123, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Press of International Journal of Ophthalmology (IJO PRESS)
AIM:To compare the curative effect of conjoint fascial sheath(CSF)suspension and levator muscle resection for moderate or severe congenital ptosis. <p>METHODS: Forty-three patients(74 eyes)with moderate or severe ptosis were treated by CSF suspension or levator muscle resection randomly, and followed up for 6mo. The normalization rates of the two operations were then compared by statistical method, and the complications of the two operations were analyzed.<p>RESULTS: The two operations appeared no significant difference on the normalization rate for moderate congenital ptosis(<i>P</i>>0.05), while the normalization rate of CSF suspension on severe congenital pto...
free text keywords: ptosis, conjoint fascial sheath suspension, levator muscle resection, normalization rate, normalization rate, Ophthalmology, RE1-994
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