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Young Son w/ Congenital Ptosis - Has Surgery Failed?

He had surgery to correct the ptosis in August 2010 at 17 months old. He was unable to close his eye after surgery. But as the swelling went down and... READ MORE

Will my Son's Scar on His Eye Crease Go Away? (photo)

Hi. My 2 yr.old had frontalis sling surgery for his ptosis last year. He got revision surgery 6 weeks ago to lift his lid and repair his double eye... READ MORE

My 4 Yr Old Had Frontalis Fascia Lata Sling Procedure and Want It Reversed

My 4yr old son had ptosis in the right eye (3-4mm). The levator muscle was weak but most of the time people couldn't even notice the ptosis. We... READ MORE

Release left lower lid retraction surgery on 18 mth old, could massage /additional time correct this to avoid surgery? (photo)

On Oct 31, 2013 they removed some Fibrous Dysplasia bone in my son's Left Maxilla which had also broken thru orbit floor. One incision was under his... READ MORE

4 Years Old Had Eyelid Surgery 2 Weeks Ago. His Eyes Turned Back to Red and Swollen Today?

He was on antibiotic medicine for 7 days after the surgery. Tuesday was the last day for anitibiotic. His eyes looked perfectly on Tuesday and... READ MORE

My Two Year Old Grandaughter Had Had Surgery a Month Ago to Correct a Ptosis of Her Left Eye?

She was lifting her face to see above her. Now the eye does not close completely, it is dry and she squeezes her forehead and cheek together to blink... READ MORE

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