Hi. I'm a 20 year old male from India suffering from vernel keratoconjuctivitis . I was diagnosed with keratoconus 4 years ago and have undergone collagen cross-linking in both my eyes and my condition has been stable ever since . However , there's allergy in both my eyes. I was told by my doctor that people usually do grow out of allergies. cani hope for that because i feel like shit at this moment ? I've noticed a slight droop in the right eye. Can something be done to achieve perfect symmetry ?
Possible Blepharoplasty with Alllergic Conjuctivitis
Doctor Answers (1)
Yes, surgery is possible
Yes, ptosis surgery is possible to raise your right upper eyelid slightly, however it is more important to get your allergic conjunctivitis under control. Repeated swelling bouts of the eyelid can potentially stretch the eyelid tissues and make your results less long lasting.
Your cornea specialist can help manage your allergic symptoms.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.