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Should You Be Put Under when Having Reconstrution on Lower Eye Due to Ectropion?
Can it be ectropion beceause you have to resupport the ligament? or is that too complicated to do while awake?
Typically, twilight anesthesia is the most appropriate.
Ectropion repair and most eyelid sugery achievable under light sedation
Anesthesia depends on the level of complexity
Eyelid surgery in an adult never requres general anesthesia.
Anesthesia for Eyelid surgery
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Anesthesia with ectropion repair
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Anesthesia for Ectropion Surgery
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