acquired ptosis

acquired ptosis

a heterogeneous disorder caused by neurogenic (for example, Horner syndrome), myogenic (for example, myasthenia gravis), traumatic, or mechanical causes.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
provides a manual for ophthalmologists, oculofacial plastic fellows, residents, ENT-facial plastic surgeons, and general plastic surgeons that contains 51 chapters detailing the best and most up-to-date ocular plastic procedures for various clinical situations and regions, including trauma, eyelid malpositions and flaps, and cosmetic, congenital and acquired ptosis, facial nerve dysfunction, and orbital surgery, with new sections on sinus surgery, face fillers, midface lifts, Asian bletharoplasty, endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy, and Naugle-Levine lid reconstruction procedure.