Rubbing Eyes After DST Eyelid Surgery?

I got Dst method done 12 days back and I accidentally rub my eyes . What will happen?

Doctor Answers (2)

DST

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Assess why you are rubbing your eyes, stop rubbing your eyes and please make sure that you explain what happened to your surgeon.  Good communication with your physician is so important.  Call her/him today.


San Diego Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Probably nothing

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Probably nothing. But you should avoid rubbing your eyes for about a month after surgery to minimize the possibility of sutures coming loose.

A.J. Amadi, MD
Seattle Oculoplastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 21 reviews

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