Eyelid Surgery Q&A
Dehiscence + Eyelid Surgery
Upper Blepharoplasty 7 Days. Sutures Started to Be Removed. Wound Dehiscence. Will It Be Ok? (photo)
Started to have my MD husband remove my sutures today (7 days post op)..he stopped when he discovered this bit of dehiscence. I will go back to... READ MORE
It has been 30 days since upper blepharoplasty surgery & 2nd time that my incision has opened. After 2 weeks- re-sutured and now its continuing to... READ MORE
Blephroplasty TWO DAYS AGO, 3/4ths of sutures have dissolved!! Scared that my wounds will dehiss... Should I have Dermabond to hold them together as a... READ MORE
I'm 27 with asymmetric eyelids. I've gotten conflicting information about them. On the one hand I'm told I could have a structured blepharoplasty,... READ MORE
Going on 5 weeks from Upper Blepharoplasty and I am so concerned about my incisional healing and continual dehiscence? (Photo)
5 weeks post upper blepharoplasty- 2nd time around with incision not sealing & dehiscing. Surgeon once again sutured opening in office and I am so... READ MORE
7 days post-op after Steri-Strips removal (ABSORBABLE sutures) I immediately discovered ~3/8" incision dehisence. Prior to this, recovery was easy and... READ MORE
Can you give me advice on healing of upper blepharoplasty incision after several times of incision dehiscing? (Photo)
2 mos post upper blepharoplasty-need advice in healing after several openings of incision despite diligent care-wore eye patch at night to protect... READ MORE
How common is white line levator dehiscence? Including locating the elevator, mobilizing orbital fat, and anchor blepharoplasty.
One good surgeon has seen my eyes and told me that I have a complicated type of ptosis called a white line levator dehiscence. He suggested a surgery... READ MORE
What physically happens when there is dehiscence of the lateral canthus (aka "fishmouthing syndrome")?
I had a transcutaneous quad bleph procedure over 2 years ago resulting in numerous complications. After conducting a great deal of research on my own,... READ MORE