Infection post op upper eyelid lift? (Photo)
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Upper Blepharoplasty Healing Question
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Upper lid infection
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Swelling and redness following upper eyelid lift
It is normal to have some redness and swelling after an upper eyelid lift (blepharoplasty) and there can be some differences between the eyes. However, since this is bothering you I would return to your plastic surgeon to see what recommendations he or she can make to reduce your discomfort.
Infection post op upper eyelid lift?
Infection is almost unheard of after eyelid surgery.
Do I have an infection after my eyelid surgery?
It is difficult to assess infection based on your pictures. If you are worried about infection, and with discomfort in your eyeball, you should seek immediate medical attention by your surgeon. It is very important you contact him or her immediately for either reassurance, antibiotics, or drainage procedure.
Manish C. Champaneria, MD
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